Setup Guide to Configure Box with Drupal

Step 1: Configure Box as an OAuth server

  • Go to https://app.box.com/developers/console and login to your box account. Click on the Create New App.
  • Keycloak add realm
  • Select Custom App ​and click on Next​.
  • Add Role
  • Select Standard OAuth 2.0 (User Authentication) ​and click on Next​.
  • Add User
  • Enter Application Name ​and click on Create App.
  • Credentials
  • You will get a confirmation message. Click on View Your App.
  • Credentials
  • Scroll down to OAuth 2.0 Credentials​ section, you will get the Client ID and Client Secret. Copy them, you will need in the next step. In the OAuth 2.0 Redirect URI​ section below, enter Redirect URI from Callback/redirect URL field in miniOrange OAuth Client module. Click on Save Changes.
  • Credentials

Step 2: Configure miniOrange Drupal Oauth Client module.

  • Login in your Drupal site’s admin console and click on Extend/Module from the top navigation bar.
  • Select the Install new module option to install a new module on your Drupal site.
  • Install New Module
  • Upload the downloaded zip file of the Module and click on the Install button to continue.
  • Click on Extend/Modules from the top navigation bar again and scroll down till you find miniOrange OAuth Client. Click on the checkbox next to it and click on the Install button to enable the module.
  • Miniorange OAuth install
  • Now click on Configuration in Drupal dashboard then click on Drupal OAuth Client Configuration.
  • Drupal OAuth Configuration
  • In Configure OAuth Application:

    1. Select application from dropdown list.
    2. Copy the CallBack/Redirect URL and save it on your OAuth Provider.
    3. Fill in the following details:

      1. Custom app name
      2. Display Name
      3. Client ID which is application ID from Step 1.
      4. Client Secret which is key value from step 1.
      5. Scope
      6. Authorize Endpoint
      7. Access Token Endpoint
      8. Get User Info Endpoint
    4. Then click on save configuration
    5. Now click on the Test Configuration button. This Test Configuration link will give you the list of the attributes that are coming from your OAuth Provider.
  • Copy the email and the name attributes and save them under the Attribute & Role Mapping tab in the Email Attribute and Name Attribute text field respectively.
    Please note: This step is mandatory for your login to work. Click on the Save Configuration button to save your attribute configurations.
  • Save Configuration
  • Now logout and go to your Drupal 8 site’s login page, you will automatically find a Login with there. If you want to add your login link to other pages as well, please follow the steps given in the below image:
  • Instructions to add login link to different pages
  • If you want to check out our complete list of features and our various licensing plans, you can go to the Upgrade Plans tab in the module.
  • Congratulations, you have successfully configured the miniOrange Drupal OAuth Client module.
    Scope: root_readwrite
    Authorize EndPoint: https://account.box.com/api/oauth2/authorize
    Access Token Endpoint: https://api.box.com/oauth2/token
    Get User Info Endpoint: https://api.box.com/2.0/users/me

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