Data Service API - Part 1 | Getting Started

Hello Community,

In this video we’ll get started with the Basics of UiPath Data Service APIs. The video covers the following fundamental concepts:

  1. Register an External Application by defining scopes and Redirect URLs in the UiPath Automation Cloud and get an App ID
  2. Understand a few basics of the OAuth 2.0 Authorization with PKCE protocol
  3. Use the Postman API client to make an authorization call using PKCE and fetch an API token
  4. Place a call to read Entity data from UiPath Data Service using the api token

NOTE: Basic familiarity with UiPath Data Service is required for this video

Reference topics referenced in the video:

  1. UiPath Data Service User Guide - Introduction
  2. UiPath Data Service API documentation home page - API Access
  3. The Postman UiPath Connector guide- UiPath Connector Guide
  4. Open source PKCE generator - Online PKCE Generator Tool
  5. Advanced Automation Template with DataService - RPA Component | UiPath Marketplace from RPA Vanguard

cc: @Karan @Vibhor.Shrivastava @ankit.saraf

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This is fantastic @AndyMenon :clap: :clap:
Thanks for sharing this with the community!

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