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OAuth policy error in Salesforce when using Vidyard for Salesforce


When using the Vidyard app in Salesforce an OAuth policy error is displayed instead of a list of available video players. The error can be seen in the Chatter Publisher, or the Send Vidyard Email screen.

Incorrect OAuth Policy.


The Vidyard application permissions have been incorrectly configured.


  1. Navigate to Setup > Manage Apps > Connected Apps > VidyardEdit.
  2. Under OAuth policies, change the Permitted Users setting to Admin approved users are pre-authorized.

Admin approved users are pre-authorized.

You will need to then grant the appropriate Profiles or Permission Sets access to the Vidyard app.

  1. Navigate to Setup > Manage Apps > Connected Apps > Vidyard.
  2. Scroll down to the Profiles or Permission Sets section of the page.
  3. Use the management buttons to grant the appropriate access to the necessary profiles or permission sets.
    Manage Profile and Manage Permission Sets buttons.