Box Platform supports two distinctly different application types. The type of service you are trying to create determine the type of Box App you will want to configure.
The following is quick overview of the different Box Application types.
|App Type||Auth Method||Features & Limitations|
|Custom App||OAuth 2.0||Web App Integrations, App Gallery, Webhooks|
|Custom App||App token||Web App Integrations, Webhooks, Limited API access|
|Custom Skill||No authorization needed||Limited API access|
A few addition App Types exist for legacy purposes. Please use the alternatives as specified below.