Friday, August 31, 2012

Implement Facebook Login with OpenID Selector in MVC3

In My last post, I explained how we can implement Facebook login with OpenId selector tool. In this post I will explain you how we can use that tool in an ASP.NET MVC3 application.

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Implement Facebook login with OpenID Selector

OpenID selector (Get from here) created by google is a very good control to implement OpenID in your application, but extending that control to use Facebook login is quite tricky as the documentation given there for it is quite confusing. So I will provide you step by step guide here on how to implement Facebook login in OpenID selector, we will be updating the OpenID selector sample HTML ('demo.html' file) itself.

First we have to include the Facbook button with it's logo in the openid selector large buttons, to do that we will have to change 'openid-en.js' and 'openid-jquery.js' file present in 'js' folder.

Using Facebook login in ASP.NET application without any third party library.

Facebook is extremely popular these days and you will hardly find anyone without Facebook profile, more and more people now want there site to use Facebook authentication in their application,  instead of using their own user database to maintain user credentials. In this article I will give you step by step demo on how to integrate Facebook login into you screen.

Step-1:  Register site in Facebook:
In order to use Facebook login, you should must have a verified developer account in Facebook (which is very easy to create just login to using your Facebook credentials and follow the screen instructions) and you must register you website in the form of an App in Facebook.