Microsoft Office 365 SSO Authentication into Joomla Setup Guide
Integration of Office 365 Single Sign-on (Microsoft azure
Office 365 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 Microsoft Office 365 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 Office 365 OAuth Provider credentials.
For "Web app / API" applications, provide the base URL of your app.
might be the URL for a web app running on your local machine. Users would use this URL to
sign in to a web client application.
When finished, click on Register.
Azure AD assigns a unique Application ID to your application. Copy Application ID and the
Directory ID , this will be your Client ID and Tenent ID
Go to API permissions from the left navigaton pane and click on Add
Click on Office 365 and add permission.
Go to Certificates and Secrets from the left navigaton pane and click on New Client
Secret. Enter description and expiration time and click on Add option.
Copy the secret key "value" and keep the value handy it will be required later to configure Client Secret under
the miniOrange OAuth Client Plugin.
with Office 365
Go back to your Joomla Dashboard -> Components -> miniOrange OAuth
Client -> Configure OAuth tab.
Paste the Client ID, Client Secret and Tenant, and click on Save Settings. Once Settings
saved then click on Test Configuration.
Office 365 Endpoints and scope:
openid email profile
Authorize Endpoint for Office 365 OAuth / OpenID SSO :
Get User Info Endpoint for Office 365 OAuth / OpenID SSO :
Set Client Credentials:
In Both (In Header and In Body)
Go to the Grant Settings and JWT tab. Here you can select the preffered grant type supported by
your OAuth provider.
The following grant types are supported: Authorization Token, Implicit Token, Client Credential and
Mapping [Premium Feature]
User Attribute Mapping is mandatory for enabling users to successfully login into Joomla. We will be setting
up user profile attributes for Joomla using below settings.
Click on Test Configuration button, you will see all the values returned by your OAuth Provider to
Joomla in a table.
Now go to do Attribute Mapping tab. Here you can map all the Attribute Mapping details in the given
5. Role/Group Mapping [Premium Feature]
Go to the Role Mapping tab. Here you can Enable Role Mapping and select
default groups for new users.
Based on your provider application, you can allocate the Joomla role to your provider roles.
6. Login Settings
Now you can use Login / SSO URL to perform SSO.
Now logout and go to your Joomla site's pages where you have added this link. You will see a login link
you placed that button. Click on this button to perform SSO.
Go to the Login/Logout Settings tab. Here, you can configure user login/logout behavior for
your Joomla application.
Congratulations, you have successfully configured the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin with your Office 365
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OR you can click here to check features and licensing plans.
If you want to purchase any of the paid version of the plugin, you have to register/login with us in
Account Setup tab. OR you can register/login Here .
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 button in the plugin or by sending us a mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You have successfully configured Joomla as OAuth Client for achieving Joomla Office 365
Single Sign-On (SSO) with Joomla for user authentication.
In this guide, you have successfully configured Joomla Office 365 Single Sign-On (SSO) by configuring
Office 365 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
Office 365 login credentials within minutes.
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solution/plan as per your requirement.
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