New viewables:read scope

June 13, 2017

The new viewables:read scope is available on OAuth for 2-legged authentication and 3-legged authorization. It should replace the data:read scope when sending access token to the client. It limits the access to viewable data (e.g. SVF Viewables).

Check our update sample, update your SDK and migrate your app:


The best option still to use a proxy to secure your access token, as described in this blog post, which completely hide the access token from the client. 

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Augusto Goncalves
Developer Advocate, Autodesk

Developer Advocate at Autodesk since 2008, working with both desktop and web/cloud apps using top technologies, like C#, JavaScript, NodeJS and any other that can solve problems and improve workflo