(Microsoft Windows) Live Connect authentication strategy for Opauth
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README.md

Opauth-Live

Opauth strategy for (Microsoft) Live Connect authentication.

Confusingly, Live Connect is (was) also known as:

  • Windows Live
  • Microsoft Passport
  • Live ID
  • MSN ID

Opauth is a multi-provider authentication framework for PHP.

Getting started

  1. Install Opauth-Live:

    cd path_to_opauth/Strategy
    git clone git://github.com/uzyn/opauth-live.git Live
  2. Create a Live Connect application at https://account.live.com/developers/applications

    • Once application is created, be sure to go to My apps > API Settings to define your redirect domain to be http://path_to_opauth/live/oauth2callback.
  3. Configure Opauth-Live strategy.

  4. Direct user to http://path_to_opauth/live to authenticate

  5. If email field is needed, add wl.emails to scope parameter in LiveStrategy.php (line 38). E.g., 'scope' => 'wl.basic wl.emails'.

Strategy configuration

Required parameters:

<?php
'Live' => array(
  'client_id' => 'YOUR CLIENT ID',
  'client_secret' => 'YOUR CLIENT SECRET'
)

Optional parameters: scope, state

References

License

Opauth-GitHub is MIT Licensed
Copyright © 2012 U-Zyn Chua (http://uzyn.com)