Joomla OAuth Client Integration with Facebook Single Sign-On (SSO)
Integration of Facebook Single Sign-on( Facebook SSO ) with Joomla using OAuth 2.0 Protocol. The miniOrange Joomla OAuth / OpenID Connect Single SIgn-on (SSO) plugin makes it simple to set up Facebook SSO into Joomla and enable secure login into Joomla. As a result, users can log in to Joomla and access the site by authenticating with their Facebook OAuth Provider credentials.
Visit our Joomla OAuth Client Plugin webpage to learn more about the features and plans we offer for the Joomla OAuth Single Sign-on (OAuth & OpenID connect) plugin.
This detailed Handbook for the Joomla OAuth/OpenID Single Sign On plugin, gives an in depth explanation of the features of the plugin. You can refer to the handbook at anytime - it is always available to you, either via this link , or directly from the plugin for quicker access.
Setup Facebook as OAuth Provider with Joomla as OAuth Client
Download the zip file for the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin for Joomla from the link here .
Login into your Joomla site’s administrator console.
From Menu, click on System, then under Install section click on Extension.
Upload the downloaded zip file to install the Joomla OAuth Client plugin.
After successful installation of plugin, click on Start Using miniOrange OAuth Client plugin button.
Under Configure OAuth tab. Select Facebook as an OAuth Provider.
Copy the Callback/Redirect URL from Configure OAuth tab of Joomla OAuth Client plugin.
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 button.
Complete the security check and then click on Submit button.
Select option Facebook Login by clicking on the Set up button.
Select Facebook Login -> Settings under Products option in the navigation bar.
Under Configure OAuth tab, enter the Callback/Redirect URL (from your miniOrange Joomla OAuth Client plugin Click 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).
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.
Once you click on Test Configuration button, you will be able to see the attributes in the Test Configuration output as follows.
Now you have to do Attribute Mapping to perform SSO. Select the attribute name for Email and Username from dropdown. Then click on Save Attribute Mapping button.
Now you can use Login / SSO URL to perform SSO.
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 within minutes.
Now logout and go to your Joomla site's pages where you have added this link. You will see a login link where you placed that button. Click on this button to perform SSO.
Congratulations, you have successfully configured the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin with your Facebook OAuth Provider.
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You have successfully configured Joomla as OAuth Client for achieving Joomla Facebook Single Sign-On (SSO) with Joomla for user authentication.
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 within minutes.
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