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Joomla OAuth Client Integration with Slack Single Sign-On (SSO)

Set up Single Sign-On (SSO) on your Joomla site via Slack OAuth provider with the help of Joomla OAuth & OpenID Connect plugin. Integrating Slack Single Sign-On (SSO) into Joomla using OAuth 2.0 authentication protocol allows your users to securely login into your Joomla websites and applications by authenticating with Slack OAuth provider. The Slack OAuth Joomla plugin also provides advanced features such as, Auto create users, Attribute Mapping, Group Mapping etc. Visit our Joomla OAuth Client Plugin page to learn more about the features and Pricing plans we offer for the Joomla OAuth Single Sign-on (OAuth & OpenID connect) plugin.

Pre-requisites : Download And Installation

Setup Slack as OAuth Provider with Joomla OAuth Client

1. Download and Setup Joomla OAuth Client

  • Download the zip file for the miniOrange OAuth Client plugin for Joomla.
  • Login into your Joomla site’s administrator console.
  • From left toggle menu, click on System, then under Install section click on Extension.
  • Upload the downloaded zip file to install the Joomla OAuth Client plugin.
  • Installation of the plugin is successful. Now click on Start Using miniOrange OAuth Client plugin.
  • Under Configure OAuth tab. Select Slack as an OAuth Provider.
  • Slack Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID-addapp-shortcut
  • Now copy the Callback / Redirect URL which is needed while configuring Slack as OAuth Server.
  • Slack Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID-addapp-shortcut

2. Configure Slack as OAuth Provider

  • First of all, go to Slack and log into your Slack account.
  • You will be presented with the following screen. Click on Create new App.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, Joomla OAuth Client Slack Add app
  • Choose how you’d like to configure your app’s scopes and settings.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, Joomla OAuth Client Slack Add app
  • You will be shown a form where you have to enter Application Name and Development Slack Workspace. Fill the form with appropriate information and click on Create App.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, slack give app name for OAuth Client
  • After creating the slack application, you will be brought to Application Management page. Scroll down to “App Credentials” section. Here you will find given Client ID and Client Secret for your slack application.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, slack ClientID and Client Secret key
  • Copy these credentials and keep it handy because you will need it in the next step.
  • Go to OAuth & Permissions.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, Slack OAuth and permissions
  • Add Redirect URL: In slack application's Redirect URLs section, Click on Add New Redirect URL and enter the Callback/Redirect URL which is copied from here. Click on Save URLs.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, Slack redirect url Joomla OAuth Client Slack Single Sign-On SSO, Slack redirect url add Joomla OAuth Client
  • Scope: Go to OAuth & Permissions, select users.profile:read scope from Select Permission Scopes dropdown list and Save Changes.
  • Slack Single Sign-On SSO, Slack OAuth and permissions

3. Integrating Joomla with Slack

  • Go back to your Joomla Dashboard. Then go to Components.
  • Now go to the Joomla OAuth Client plugin, under Configure OAuth tab, enter the all the details. Then click on Save Settings and then click on Test Configuration.
  • Slack Single Sign-On (SSO) OAuth/OpenID
    Slack Endpoints and scope:

    Scope: users.profile:read
    Authorize EndPoint:
    Access Token Endpoint:
    Get User Info Endpoint:
    Set Client Credentials: In Both (In Header and In Body)

4. User Attribute Mapping

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