How to acquire bearer token non-interactively with a federated user

You are looking for a way to acquire an access token from Azure Active Directory without user interaction. We highly recommended to always use an interactive user sign-in experience as this is the most secured method. Especially when your organization has conditional access policies which require Multi-Factor Authentication. If at all possible, please use the methods for interactive sign-in. Here are some general guidance on how to non-interactively acquire a…

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Troubleshooting Asp.Net OWIN and Asp.Net Core Authentication sign-in failures with Azure Active Directory

Let get started! This article assumes you are using your own code to perform the authentication to Azure Active Directory. IMPORTANT: So if your using Azure App Services or Azure Function Apps Authentication/Authorization feature, this article is not for you. You are developing a Asp.Net OWIN or Asp.Net Core Authentication web application and integrating it with Azure Active Directory. You run into some issues during the sign-in process with no…

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AADSTS50011: The reply url specified in the request does not match the reply urls configured for the application

Last Updated: August 23 2019 Let’s get started… When your developing or integrating an application with Azure AD, you might see the following similar error… AADSTS50011: The reply url specified in the request does not match the reply urls configured for the application: ‘XXX’. This is because the redirect_uri (when using OpenID Connect) or AssertionConsumerServiceUrl (when using SAML2) being passed to Azure Active Directory to sign-in, does not exist in…

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Using “groups” claim in Azure Active Directory

Lets get Started! To enable the return of groups in a claim, there are two ways… Use the application registration manifest by enabling the groupMembershipClaims property… https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/develop/reference-app-manifest or if it’s a SAML application, you can enable it though the SSO configuration. The steps on enabling groups claim is outlined in the following article… https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/hybrid/how-to-connect-fed-group-claims Once enabled, groups will now be returned in the “groups” claim within a access token or…

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