Using SharePoint Online Migration Manager unable to sign in to DropBpx

john john 946 Reputation points
2022-10-18T09:29:19.98+00:00

I want to migrate my DropBox folders to a SharePoint Online document library.

now i did the following steps:-

1) Go to the migration manager >> click on sign to dropbox >>

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2) Sign in using google:-

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3) but i will be redirected to the same page (API Request Authorization):-

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4) and the Migration manager keep showing the following message:-

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so any advice?

Thanks

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  1. Joshua Carey 6 Reputation points
    2022-10-18T10:34:43.567+00:00

    @john john
    I found a reason for our issues from this forum back in 2020: https://www.dropboxforum.com/t5/Dropbox-API-Support-Feedback/Oauth2-is-asking-to-login-with-work-account/td-p/446898
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    This indicates that the app is requesting "team" scopes, which can only be authorized by a team admin, that is, on a "Business" or "work" account.

    The account you're logging in to isn't on Business team, and so can't authorize these scopes, so you're prompted to switch to a work account instead.

    If you don't have a work account and only want to authorize non-team functionality, you will need to configure your app/authorization flow without the team scopes. You can find more information on how this works in the OAuth Guide and authorization documentation.