Questions and Answers Plugin (CMA) - Social Login - Microsoft Live


Social Login - Live (Microsoft)

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Once you allow Microsoft Live users to authenticate their login with the Questions and Answers plugin, they will be able to submit questions or answers to your forum.

Microsoft Live Social Login

This setting can be customized to specifically allow Microsoft Live authentication within the plugin settings panel (the feature required that Curl is enabled. Please check the server information tab). If this setting is left empty, the Microsoft Live option will not appear. To register your site with Microsoft Live , the admin must do the following steps:

  1. Create Microsoft Live application at https://account.live.com/developers/applications/index.
  2. Remember to enter App Domains (your-domain).
  3. Make sure that callback URL is set to your homepage.
  4. Choose option “No” for question about whether application is for mobile devices.

Next, navigate to plugin settings Social Login tab.

Social Login settings - WordPress Forum Plugin
Social Login settings

In the plugin settings panel, add these values in the following fields:

Settings for entering Microsoft Live Client ID and Secret keys - Questions and Answers Forum Plugin
Settings for entering Microsoft Live Client ID and Secret keys

Once users log in with their social media accounts, a new WordPress profile will be assigned to their social profile, which will enable them to post questions and answers.

Questions and Answers Plugin Login Box

If you enable social media registration and login, the login box will include the social media icons.

Login box - WordPress Questions and Answers
Login box

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