Bitrix24 OAuth & OpenID connect Single Sign-On (SSO) | Bitrix24 SSO Login

Bitrix24 OAuth & OpenID connect Single Sign-On (SSO) | Bitrix24 SSO Login



WordPress OAuth & OpenID Connect Single Sign-On (SSO) plugin enables secure login into WordPress using Bitrix24 as OAuth and OpenID Connect provider. You can also configure plugin using different custom providers and standard IDPs. It supports advanced Single Sign-On (SSO) features such as user profile Attribute mapping, Role mapping, etc. Here we will go through a guide to configure SSO between WordPress and Bitrix24. By the end of this guide, users should be able to login to WordPress from Bitrix24. To know more about other features we provide in WP OAuth Single Sign-On ( OAuth & OpenID Connect Client ) plugin, you can click here.

Pre-requisites : Download And Installation


  • Log into your WordPress instance as an admin.
  • Go to the WordPress Dashboard -> Plugins and click on Add New.
  • Search for a WordPress OAuth Single Sign-On (SSO) plugin and click on Install Now.
  • Once installed click on Activate.

Steps to configure Bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) Login into WordPress

1. Setup Bitrix24 as OAuth Provider

  • Go to https://www.bitrix24.com/ and sign up/login to register a new app.
  • Under the Add Your App, select For Developers option to continue. Click on the Start Free button.
  • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress go to link
  • From the navigation menu on the left, scroll down and select Application option. Now click on the Add Application option on the top to add an app in Bitrix24.
  • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress navigation menu
  • You will be redirected to the following page. Click on Add Application.
  • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress add application
  • Click on Add Application as shown in the image below
  • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress add application
  • Fill up the form according to your use case. Enter the Redirect / Callback URL from the plugin in Specify URL field and click on the Save button to save your settings.
  •  bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress redirect url
  • Copy your Application ID and Application Key and save it in your miniOrange OAuth Client plugin under Client ID and Client Secret fields respectively
  • . bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress client credentials

You have successfully configured Bitrix24 as OAuth Provider for achieving Bitrix24 login into your WordPress Site.


2. Setup WordPress as OAuth Client

    • Go to Configure OAuth tab and configure App Name, Client ID, Client Secret from provided Endpoints.
    • openid is already filled but if it doesn't work then configure scope as User.Read and for fetching group info use scope is Directory.read.all.
    • Please refer the below table for configuring the scope & endpoints for Bitrix24 in the plugin.


      Client ID : Refer screenshot 5
      Client Secret : Refer screenshot 5
      Scope: user
      Authorize Endpoint: https://[your-id].bitrix24.com/oauth/authorize
      Access Token Endpoint: https://[your-id].bitrix24.com/oauth/token
      Get User Info Endpoint: https://[your-id].bitrix24.com/rest/user.current.json?auth=
    • Click on Save Settings to save the configuration.
    • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress save settings

    You have successfully configured WordPress as OAuth Client for achieving Bitrix24 login into your WordPress Site.


    3. User Attribute Mapping

    • User Attribute Mapping is mandatory for enabling users to successfully login into WordPress. We will be setting up user profile attributes for WordPress using below settings.
    • Finding user attributes

      • Go to Configure OAuth tab. Scroll down and click on Test Configuration.
      • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress test congifuration
      • You will see all the values returned by your OAuth Provider to WordPress in a table. If you don't see value for First Name, Last Name, Email or Username, make the required settings in your OAuth Provider to return this information.
      • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress test congifuration result
      • Once you see all the values in Test Configuration, go to Attribute / Role Mapping tab, you will get the list of attributes in a Username dropdown.
      • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress attribute/role mapping

    4: Role Mapping [Premium]

    • Click on “Test Configuration” and you will get the list of Attribute Names and Attribute Values that are sent by your OAuth provider.
    • From the Test Configuration window, map the Attribute Names in the Attribute Mapping section of the plugin. Refer to the screenshot for more details.
    • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) - attribute mapping
    • Enable Role Mapping: To enable Role Mapping, you need to map Group Name Attribute. Select the attribute name from the list of attributes which returns the roles from your provider application.
      Eg: Role

    • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) - test configuration - role mapping
    • Assign WordPress role to the Provider role: Based on your provider application, you can allocate the WordPress role to your provider roles. It can be a student, teacher, administrator or any other depending on your application. Add the provider roles under Group Attribute Value and assign the required WordPress role in front of it under WordPress Role.

      For example, in the below image. Teacher has been assigned the role of Administrator & Student is assigned the role of Subscriber.
    • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) - test configuration - role mapping
    • Once you save the mapping, the provider role will be assigned the WordPress administrator role after SSO.
      Example: As per the given example, Users with role ‘teacher’ will be added as Administrator in WordPress and ‘student’ will be added as Subscriber.

    5: Login Settings / Sign In Settings

    • The settings in Single Sign-On (SSO) Settings tab define the user experience for Single Sign-On (SSO). To add a Bitrix24 login widget on your WordPress page, you need to follow the below steps.
    • 1. Sign in settings for wordpress 5.7 and before :

      • Go to WordPress Left Panel > Appearances > Widgets.
      • Select miniOrange OAuth. Drag and drop to your favourite location and save.
      • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress create-newclient login button setting

      2. Sign in settings for wordpress 5.8 :

      • Go to WordPress Left Panel > Appearances > Widgets.
      • Select miniOrange OAuth. Drag and drop to your favourite location and save.
      • bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID WordPress create-newclient login button setting
      • Open your WordPress page and you can see the Bitrix24 SSO login button there. You can test the Bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) now.
    In this Guide, you have successfully configured Bitrix24 Single Sign-On (SSO) by configuring Bitrix24 as OAuth Provider and WordPress as OAuth Client using our WP OAuth Single Sign-On ( OAuth & OpenID Connect Client ) plugin. This solution ensures that you are ready to roll out secure access to your WordPress site using Bitrix24 login credentials within minutes.


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