How to login to salesforce using session id?

How to login to salesforce using session id?
How to login to salesforce using session id?

We may also access Salesforce without having to enter a username and password. We may log into Salesforce using the session ID.

To log in to salesforce using session-id follow the following steps:

Step 1: execute this piece of code in the “Anonymous window” of the developer console

String sessionID=UserInfo.getOrganizationId()+''+UserInfo.getSessionId().subString(15);
system.debug('session id '+sessionID);

After this, you will get the sessionId now copy the sessionId

Step 2: in the below URL paste the copied sessionId instead of
https://<endpoint host>/secur/frontdoor.jsp?sid=<session id>”
Example:
https://<endpoint
host>/secur/frontdoor.jsp?sid=00D5g000002y3kOEAQ!AQQAQBr4DvyIIXPQ179oLbO2YbSNVaM5gwogGUEjH3KySqiB5d_9AMmnBwIKhOeekpm5hrXAawl573k4gfQ8mxlD1rb03xoO

Step 3:- in below URL paste the login URL instead of <endpoint host>
https://<endpoint host>/secur/frontdoor.jsp?sid=<session id>”

Copy the highlighted link and paste it instead of “<endpoint host>”

Example: https://webnersolutionsprivatelimi2-dev-ed.my.salesforce.com//secur/frontdoor.jsp?sid=00D5g000002y3kOEAQ!AQQAQBr4DvyIIXPQ179oLbO2YbSNVaM5gwogGUEjH3KySqiB5d_9AMmnBwIKhOeekpm5hrXAawl573k4gfQ8mxlD1rb03xoO

Now using this URL you can login to salesforce in any other system without using a username and password

Webner Solutions is a Software Development company focused on developing Insurance Agency Management Systems, Learning Management Systems and Salesforce apps. Contact us at dev@webners.com for your Insurance, eLearning and Salesforce applications.

Originally published at https://blog.webnersolutions.com on February 25, 2022.

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Our team in Salesforce is very strong, with in-depth knowledge of Salesforce classic and Lightning development as well as the Service cloud.