The access token acts as the gateway and if someone connects an app through the facebook using the login then that time for security purpose there is a need for it. It has the ability to identify the user, app or the page. You can get your access token in different ways when you download that time it would get downloaded only with the help of the expiry date.
You can easily get the token through the copy and paste method and the generated token can be used for the short span of time. Then if you again need them then you can generate them newly again whenever you are in need.
- You should copy and paste the app id. If you want to generate the app id then you can get from the app main menu.
- After doing that click on the tool menu and then choose the graph API explorer option from the tool.
- In the same page itself you can able to find out the graph API explorer and select the particular option.
- Then you have to select up the particular custom feed options and click on the Get access token.
Then get the permission and have an access to the main and click on ok button. Then, at last you can able to generate the token.
Have a temporary access that too with the safe access tokens
You can be also able to get the access token by clicking the link to get the tokens. When you register it through that you can easily access your id. Then you have to accept all the terms and the conditions that are given on that page. After that you needed to enter your phone number for the verification process. Through this you can able to get the confirmation code through the message. Then you have to enter them after finishing them you have to click on the done button.
There are different types of the token are also available as like.
- The user access token would help to access the token at any type which helps to read or write a specific process.
- The app access token helps for sending the request on the facebook that helps to modify the parameters present in the app.
- As well you can also make use of the page access token that would provide you and give you the permissions using the graph via.
The token that you get can be accessed for the short term use or for the long term the long term tokens can be accessed and used for life long. But the short term tokens are used only for 60 days then you have to change them. The access token is portable as well you can make use of it and for making a call through the mobile clients. When you want to create them you don’t want to waste your time you can able to generate them fast within a short time.