Express 4.x app using Passport for authentication with Facebook.
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This example demonstrates how to use Express 4.x and Passport to authenticate users using Facebook. Use this example as a starting point for your own web applications.


To install this example on your computer, clone the repository and install dependencies.

$ git clone
$ cd express-4.x-facebook-example
$ npm install

The example uses environment variables to configure the consumer key and consumer secret needed to access Facebook's API. Start the server with those variables set to the appropriate credentials.


Open a web browser and navigate to http://localhost:3000/ to see the example in action.