windows store “connect” to an AAD directory tenant

Since we had some success “completing” the openid-connect related protocol in the context of a windows phone app (that went beyond WAB’s authorization phase and went onto convert the code into a token, and then use the token at an API guard) we looked next at the “connection” model.


Found in the sample app for WAB – for store and phone apps alike – we amended the store apps account manager scenario. We added AAD, essentially… Rather than consult the graph API, we just parsed the id token we found attached…




See the store project in!7428&authkey=!AKAN8YMUZYb5Ar4&

The core ideas are


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