Joomla OAuth Client Integration with Facebook Single Sign-On (SSO)
The miniOrange Joomla OAuth/OpenID Connect Single Sign-on (SSO) plugin seamlessly integrates Facebook Single
(Facebook SSO) with Joomla through the OAuth 2.0 Protocol. This enables secure
authentication for Joomla, allowing users to log in to the site effortlessly and access its features with their
Click on Create app to create a new app for Joomla OAuth Client.
Select what your app is going to work for Joomla site. Then click on Continue button.
Enter the required details for facebook SSO application and then click on Create App
Select option Facebook Login by clicking on the Set up button.
Select Facebook Login -> Settings under Products option in the navigation bar.
Select the Web option as you are trying to integrate your Facebook Login with a website.
Next, enter the redirect URL (from your miniOrange OAuth client plugin) and click Save. Then,
Under Configure OAuth tab, enter the Callback/Redirect URL (from your
miniOrange Joomla OAuth Client plugin here ) in the Valid
OAuth Redirect URIs field. Click on the Save button to save your configurations.
Most importantly, your Callback/Redirect URI should be https and not http. It is mandatory while configuring
Facebook as an OAuth Server.
Go to Settings -> Basic to view your App Id and App Secret
Refer to the image below).
dropdown in the Category field. Also enter the terms of service URL and User deletion
url in the given fields.
Then, click on Save Changes button to save your
Copy your App ID and App Secret which is your Client ID and Client
Secret and save it in your miniOrange OAuth Client Plugin.
Change you app status from In Development to Live by clicking on OFF as shown in the image
below. Then, click on Confirm to confirm your change of status.
Now go to the Joomla OAuth Client plugin, under Configure OAuth tab, enter the all the details.
Then click on Save Settings and then click on Test Configuration.
Go to the Grant Settings tab. Here you select the proper grant type for your Joomla site as
4. User Attribute
User Attribute Mapping is mandatory for enabling users to successfully login into Joomla. We will be setting
up user profile attributes for Joomla using below settings.
Click on Test Configuration button, you will see all the values returned by your OAuth Provider to
Joomla in a table.
Now go to do Attribute Mapping tab. Here you can map all the Attribute Mapping details in the given
5. Role/Group Mapping
Go to the Role Mapping tab. Here you can Enable Role Mapping and select
default groups for new users.
Based on your provider application, you can allocate the Joomla role to your provider roles.
6. Login Settings
Now you can use Login / SSO URL to perform SSO.
Now logout and go to your Joomla site's pages where you have added this link. You will see a login link
you placed that button. Click on this button to perform SSO.
Go to the Login/Logout Settings tab. Here, you can configure user login/logout behavior for
your Joomla application.
Congratulations, you have successfully configured the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin with your Okta
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In this guide, you have successfully configured Joomla Facebook Single Sign-On (SSO) by configuring Facebook
as OAuth Provider and Joomla as OAuth Client using our Joomla OAuth Client plugin.This
solution ensures that you are ready to roll out secure access to your Joomla site using Facebook login credentials
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