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React Authentication Example

This repo goes along with the blog post React Authentication in Depth

Completed Project

This project features:

  • User sign up
  • User sign in
  • 2 factor authentication
  • Real world auth flow using React Router
  • Protected routes
  • Redirects for unauthorized users
  • TOTP

Getting started

  1. clone the project
git clone
  1. install dependencies using npm or yarn
yarn || npm i
  1. Start project
npm start

Setting up AWS services

If you do not have your AWS services already created, follow these steps. If you already have your services set up, just configure your aws-exports.js file.

  1. from the root of the project, create awsmobile project
awsmobile init
  1. add user sign-in / authentication (Amazon Cognito)
awsmobile user-signin enable
  1. push new services to console
awsmobile push
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