WildApricot as an OAuth/OpenId Connect Server for Joomla OAuth Client

Step 1: Configure WildApricot as an OAuth/OpenId Connect Server.

  • Go to https://www.wildapricot.com/ and sign up/login to register a new app.
  • Login using Admin credentials.
  • Under the Settings , select Integration option to continue.
  • WildAppricot create app
  • Click on Authorized Applications as shown in below image.
  • Reddit create app
  • Click on Authorize application as shown in the image below.
  • WildAppricot create app
  • From the list available select Server Application and click on continue.
  • WildAppricot create app
  • Fill the details and pick Client ID and Client Secret keep it handy.
  • WildAppricot create app
  • Copy Scope and the following URLs in your miniOrange OAuth Client plugin/module and save settings.
  • Authorization Endpoint: https://<your_account_url>/sys/login/OAuthLogin Ex your_account_url is the url <organization_name.wildapricot.org>
    Access Token Endpoint: https://oauth.wildapricot.org/auth/token
    Get User Info Endpoint: https://api.wildapricot.org/v2.1/accounts/<account_id>/contacts/me
    Scopes: auto
  • Click on Test Configuration to test your configuration.
  • You have successfully completed your WildApricot OAuth Server-side configurations.

Step 2: Configure miniOrange Joomla OAuth Client module.

  • Download the zip file for the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin for Joomla from the link here.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId joomla download zip
  • Login into your Joomla site’s administrator console.
  • Go to Extension Manage Install in the top navigation bar to install the plugin.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId install
  • Upload the downloaded zip file to install the OAuth Client plugin.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId upload zip
  • Navigate to Extensions Manage Manage and search for miniorange in the Search bar provided to see the list of the components.
  • Enable all the below shown components of the plugin in order to continue using the plugin.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId component of plugin
  • Go to Components MiniOrange OAuth Client in the top navigation bar to go to the configuration page of the plugin.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId configuration page
  • Register/ Login with miniOrange.
  • Go to the Configure OAuth tab in the plugin. FIll in the details you received from your OAuth Provider and click on the Save Settings button.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId fill in the detail
  • Select your OAuth Provider from the Select Application dropdown. In case your OAuth Provider is not listed in the drop down, please select Custom OAuth Provider to continue.
  • Copy the Redirect/Callback URL given in the plugin and save it in your OAuth Provider.
  • Click on the Test Configuration button and copy the email and name attributes and save these attributes in Email Attribute and Name Attribute text field respectively. Now click on the Save Attribute Mapping button to save your configurations.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId redirect callback  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId test configuration
  • Add a button on your site login page with the following URL: your_home_page/base_url/?morequest=oauthredirect&app_name=xxxxxxxxx.
    You would find appropriate URL in Instructions to configure in the bellow section of Attribute Mapping.
  • Now logout and go to your site. You will see a login link where you placed that button.
  • Click on the Licensing Plans Tab to check out our complete list of features and various licensing plans.
  • In case, you are facing some issue or have any question in mind, you can reach out to us by sending us your query through the Support dialog box in the Account Setup and Configure OAuth tabs.
  •  WildAppricot OAuth/OpenId support

    In addition to the above, miniOrange also provide support for ADFS, Bitrix24, WHMCS, Square Connect, WSO2, Windows, Gigya, Dash 10, Foursquare, Harvest, MailChimp, Huddle, Ustream, Yammer, RunKeeper, SoundCloud, Pocket, Nest, Heroku, DropBox, Buffer, Hubic, Deezer, Delicious, Bitly, Mondo, Netatmo, Wechat, Weibo, Shibboleth, Invision Community, HR Answerlink/Support center, Blizzar.


    Congratulations, you have successfully configured the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin with your WildApricot OAuth Provider.


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