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Set up Open Authorization (OAuth) Settings

Open Authorization (OAuth) is an open standard for token-based authentication and authorization on the Internet. OAuth enables an end user's account information to be used by third-party services without exposing the user's password.

To set up OAuth in your new ServiceNow domain:

  1. Go to your ServiceNow homepage and enter <OAuth> in the Filter Navigator field. The Application Registries listing displays.
  2. Click New. The What kind of OAuth application? menu displays.
  3. Click Create an OAuth API endpoint for external clients. The Application Registries New Record form displays.
  4. Complete the form by entering your information in the respective fields.
  5. Click Submit to save your OAuth registry entry.


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