Quickstart Guide

Overview

The USTA API is a Rest API that uses OAuth2 authentication. The following is a no-nonsense guide designed show you how to:

Your Bound mode (Authentication Code) client app will require at a minimum:

  • Gated landing page where logged in users will be redirected to

  • Ungated public landing page where logged out users will be redirected to

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Your client app will need to either support Sign Up and Sign in if in Bound mode

or

Support a server-based session that logs in using USTA supplied Basic Auth credentials.

Bound Mode (Authentication Code Auth Flow)

You must exchange the authentication code for an access token.

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Unbound Mode (Client Credentials Auth Flow)

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Once you have successfully authenticated and retrieve a token, you can fetch some data.

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FAQ

The following is a collection of commonly asked questions on how to set up your application.