Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Trello API Authorization Error: "invalid combination in scope"



Whenever I try to authorize my app with the Trello API and use a scope other than "read" I'll get an "invalid combination in scope" error.


The constructed authorization URL:


If I change the scope query string to "read" it works, but I get the above error for "write" and "account".


The key query string was redacted in this post.




1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote
Answer accepted
Iain Dooley Community Leader Sep 28, 2019

@George my guess is you can't have write without read. The list is comma separated:

That was the problem, I though that it's hierarchical, meaning write will give access to read and write, and account will give access to read, write and account permissions.



Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published in Trello

Develop a new Habit during Lockdown

If you had to thrive a new habit during a lockdown, what would it be? Trello

1,663 views 16 7
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you