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OAuth 2.0 Tutorial

The Fitbit's OAuth 2.0 Tutorial is used to understand the OAuth 2.0 process or verify your application’s configuration in dev.fitbit.com. When running the tool from within https://dev.fitbit.com/apps/ application management console, most of the parameter values will be filled out for you.

Web API Explorer

The Fitbit Web API Explorer, built using Swagger UI, is used for testing the Web API endpoints against a Fitbit user's personal data, including intraday. Follow these steps for using the tool.

  1. Go to https://dev.fitbit.com/build/reference/web-api/explore/.
  2. Click on the Authorize button on the top right of the page.
  3. The client ID will display be "227G5L". Do not change this. This is the client ID for the Web API Explorer. Enable all of the scopes by clicking on each one. Press the Authorize button at the bottom of the form.
  4. If prompted, log into your personal Fitbit account.
  5. Once connected, press the X to close the window.
  6. Find the Get Profile endpoint located in the User section. Press GET.
  7. Press the Try It Out button, followed by Execute.

Your profile data should be returned in JSON format.