Last Modified: 01.10.2021
Social Website Integration module setup
To manage social network services, go to the Social Website Integration module settings (Settings > System Settings > Module Settings > Social Website Integration).
Module parameter configuration setup
Settings tab overview:
Sometimes, various social login services are required at additional sites. You can enable such services via the option
Apply individual parameters to this website
. Further settings are similar to the settings, specified above.
What requires attention when configuring a project
- Some services require querying only via HTTPS. That's why, it's preferable for PHP to be collected with the library openssl.
- When a project uses various redirects (mod_rewrite), make sure that GET parameters are not recoded upon redirect.
Registration and authetication
Go to the Authentication tab where new users must be registered
via social networks
Otherwise, you can get authenticated only via social network accounts, preliminarily associated to user profile.
. Also, assign site user groups for which the social network account authentication is restricted:
Note: New user registration specifies if users are allowed to get registered individually at the site. The option Enable self-registration for users is responsible for this feature in the Main module settings inside the Authentication tab ( Settings > System Settings > Module Settings > Main module).
Authentication token encryption
Note: Authentication token encryption is available from Social Website Integration module version 19.0.100.
Click on the button
Enable authentication token encryption
Be advised, enabling the encryption is irreversible action.
and it will enable storage of user authentication token for social services in an encrypted format.
After enabling this feature, both for existing and new
new product installations
New product installations will have encryption enabled automatically.
, the Encryption page will show the message Authentication token encryption enabled