AuthenticationContext.AcquireTokenByRefreshTokenAsync Method (String, ClientCredential, String)


Applies to: Version: 2.19.208020213, Platform: .NET Desktop.

Acquires a security token from the authority using a Refresh Token previously received.

Namespace:   Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory
Assembly:  Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory.dll)

public Task<AuthenticationResult> AcquireTokenByRefreshTokenAsync(
	string refreshToken,
	ClientCredential clientCredential,
	string resource


Type: System.String

Refresh Token to use in the refresh flow.

Type: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory.ClientCredential

The client credential used for token acquisition.

Type: System.String

Identifier of the target resource that is the recipient of the requested token. If null, token is requested for the same resource refresh token was originally issued for. If passed, resource should match the original resource used to acquire refresh token unless token service supports refresh token for multiple resources.

Return Value

Type: System.Threading.Tasks.Task<AuthenticationResult>

It contains Access Token, Refresh Token and the Access Token's expiration time.

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