Error:invalid_client getting the Client Credentials

Hi, I’m trying to get the “Client Credentials” to access the Cloud Orchestrator API and I’m getting the following error {“error”:“invalid_client”}.

  1. I have created the External application as described
    https://docs.uipath.com/automation-cloud/docs/managing-external-applications

  2. The application is of type “Confidential application”

  3. I have the “OR.Machines.Read” to application scope

  4. To get the token I’m doing the steps described on “Client Credentials” on UiPath documentation

  5. When I’m executing the crul command I’m getting the http code 400 with {“error”:“invalid_client”}

My crul command is:
curl -X POST -H “Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded” -d ‘{ grant_type: “client_credentials” client_id: “api ID” client_secret: “App scret” scope: “OR.Machines.Read” }’ https://cloud.uipath.com/identity_/connect/token

Any suggestion how to solve this issue ?

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Having the same issue. I am amazed at the lack of documentation… especially when one sees this message:
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Did you find a solution for this? I’m having the same issue

Having the same issue here. Any solutions found?

Make sure de clientID and secret id are not encoded,
i was exporting from postman as curl and client and secrtret had% as a url encoding, i recheck the value and now is working