Laravel Passport Oauth

With a basic CRUD Laravel app containing API routes I wanted to protect the API behind Oauth. So I followed the instructions on the Laravel documentation and a great video by Andre Madarang on Youtube.

After following the steps of requiring passport in composer, migrating and adding the routes I was testing the oauth endpoints but got an error:


When I realised I had added the parameters as ‘Header’ variables when they should have been sent in the body as Multipart form fields:

With that change and using the appropriate client_id and secret I received an access token that I could use in subsequent requests by choosing ‘Bearer’ from the ‘Auth’ menu:

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