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Dropbox API requests authorisation native browser [answered]

asked 2014-02-01 19:37:49 +0300

BarryB gravatar image

Android application (Diaro) requests Dropbox authorisation, shells out to native browser for login.

Once logged in Dropbox prompt to authorise application however this does not proceed and or cancel. The option is not correctly processed by the browser.

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answered 2014-02-09 17:24:59 +0300

BarryB gravatar image

Hi All, OK have a work around :)

Once Drop Box opened up the authorisation request in the native browser I had to copy the link URL and paste it into Opera which I downloaded from the Amazon Store, so it was running in the Android VM.

Application now works and synchronises with Drop Box.


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