Setup Guide to Configure Intuit using WordPress OAuth Client Plugin



If you want users to login to your WordPress site using their Intuit credentials, you can simply do it using our WordPress OAuth Single Sign-On plugin. Once you configure the Intuit with the WordPress SSO plugin, you can allow users to Login to your WordPress site using Intuit. Similarly, you can map your WordPress roles based on your Intuit attributes/groups. To know more about other features we provide in WP OAuth Single Sign-On ( OAuth / OpenID Connect Client ) plugin, you can click here.



You can download OAuth Client plugin using the following link.


Download And Installation

  • Log into your WordPress instance as an admin.
  • Go to the WordPress Dashboard -> Plugins and click on Add New.
  • Seach for a WordPress OAuth Single Sign On plugin and click on Install Now.
  • Once installed click on Activate.

Step 1: Setup Intuit as OAuth Provider

  • Go to developer portal and sign up/login.
  •  intuit single sign-on sso : login
  • Go to menu at the top and select Dashboard.
  • intuit single sign-on sso : select dashboard
  • In the Dashboard create a new app by clicking the + Create an App button, under Apps tab.
  • intuit single sign-on sso :crete app
  • Select QuickBooks Online and Payments.
  • intuit single sign-on sso : select payment
  • Give your app a Name and select Accounting from the Select Scopes dropdown. Select the team that you want to create your App in. Then click on Create App button.
    Note: you need permission from the team admin to create apps for a team.
  • intuit single sign-on sso : give details
  • Once you have created an App you can view its details from the Dashboard.
  • intuit single sign-on sso: details
  • If you are using your application in the sandbox environment then select the Development section and for the Production environment, select the Production section. Here we have selected the Development environment.
  • Under Development, select Keys and OAuth tab. You will get Client ID and Client Secret. Copy those and save it on your miniOrange OAuth Client plugin Configuration.
  • intuit single sign-on sso : save settings
  • Enter Redirect URIs and click on the Save button.
  • intuit single sign-on sso : save settings

    Intuit Application Endpoints and Scope:


    Client ID : Click Here
    Client Secret : Click Here
    Scope: openid email profile
    Authorize Endpoint: https://appcenter.intuit.com/connect/oauth2
    Access Token Endpoint: https://oauth.platform.intuit.com/oauth2/v1/tokens/bearer
    Get User Info Endpoint: https://sandbox-accounts.platform.intuit.com/v1/openid_connect/userinfo (Sandbox/Development Environment)

    https://accounts.platform.intuit.com/v1/openid_connect/userinfo
    (Production Environment)

Step 2: Setup WordPress as OAuth Client

  • Go to the Configure OAuth tab in the Plugin and and search for Intuit application. Select Intuit application from the OAuth Providers list.
  • intuit single sign-on sso : save settings
  • Now, configure App Name, Client ID, Client Secret received from Intuit Application.
  • Select only Header checkbox for the 'Send Client Credentials in' field.
  • Click on Save Settings to save the configuration.
  • intuit single sign-on sso: save settings

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.
    • intuit single sign-on sso: test congifuration
    • You will see all the values returned by your OAuth Provider to WordPress in a table.
    • intuit single sign-on sso : test congifuration result
    • 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.
    • intuit single sign-on sso : attribute/role mapping

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.
    • intuit single sign-on sso: login button setting
    • Go to your site-URL on private window and you will be able to see Login button with display name you have given.
    • intuit single sign-on sso: login button setting
    • You have successfully logged in ,Now you will be able to access your WordPress profile.
    • intuit single sign-on sso: login button setting