WordPress OAuth & OpenID Connect Single Sign-On (SSO) plugin enables secure login into WordPress using Invision Community 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 Invision Community.
By the end of this guide, users should be able to login to WordPress from Invision Community.
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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 Invision Community Single Sign-On (SSO) Login into WordPress
Step 1: Setup Invision Community as OAuth Provider
- First of all, go to https://invisioncommunity.com/login and log into your invision community account.
- On your Invision Community, go to AdminCP -> System -> REST & OAuth and click on Create New.
- Fill out the form selecting Wordpress for Client Type.
- You will then see a screen with Client ID, Client Secret, Scopes and Endpoints, you will need to enter into Wordpress.
- For setting up the SSO with invision community request must be initiated with https. i.e. Invision Community admin must be running on https.
- You have successfully completed your Invision Community WordPress App configurations.
Invision Community Endpoints and Scope:
You have successfully configured Invision Community as OAuth Provider for achieving Invision Community login into your WordPress Site.
|Access Token Endpoint:
|Get User Info Endpoint:
Step 2: Setup WordPress as OAuth Client
- Go to the Configure OAuth tab in the Plugin and search for Custom OAuth in the applications list, and select Custom OAuth 2.0 App .
- Now, configure App Name, Client ID, Client Secret received from Invision Community Application and Click on Save Settings to save the configuration.
You have successfully configured WordPress as OAuth Client for achieving Invision Community login into your WordPress Site.
Step 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.
- You will see all the values returned by your OAuth Provider to WordPress in a table.
- 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.
Step 4: Login Settings / Sign In Settings.
- The settings in SSO Settings tab define the user experience for Single Sign On. To add a login widget on your WordPress page, you need to follow below steps.
Sign In Settings
- Go to WordPress Left Panel > Appearances > Widgets.
- Select miniOrange OAuth. Drag and drop to your favourite location and save.
Open your WordPress page and you can see the login button there. You can test the SSO now.
In this Guide, you have successfully configured Invision Community Single Sign-On (SSO) by configuring Invision Community 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 Invision Community login credentials within minutes.
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