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Encapsulating getting access tokens from IdentityServer with a typed HttpClient and MessageHandler

Recently, I had to interact with an external API which is protected by JWT Bearer Tokens. For this, I had to get an access_token first and then set it to each request. But, this can get quite tedious very soon even if you just do it a few times. In the end, I wanted an implementation that encapsulated the need for developers to worry about getting access tokens prior to communicating with the API....

March 6, 2019 · 13 min · Joao Grassi