Microsoft Account

To set up Microsoft Account as a Social Login provider, follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to the Janrain Dashboard (
  2. On the property you want to configure, click the Manage Engage App button (Manage_SL_App_Icon).
  3. On the Providers tile, click the Manage Providers button (Manage Providers icon).
  4. In the Provider list on the right side of the page, click Microsoft Account.
  5. Click Configure. The Microsoft Account Setup Wizard appears.

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    Figure 1: Microsoft Account Setup Wizard, Need MIcrosoft Account Page

  6. Click the first hyperlink in the Microsoft Account Setup Wizard to create a Microsoft Account account or sign in to your existing account.
  7. Click the second hyperlink to go to Microsoft’s Enable your application to use Microsoft accounts page.
  8. On Microsoft’s Enable your application to use Microsoft accounts page, enter an Application name and click I accept. Your new application’s Basic Information page is displayed.
  9. On the Microsoft Account Setup Wizard click Next. The API Settings page is displayed.

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    Figure 2: Microsoft Account Wizard, API Settings Page

  10. On your new application’s Basic Information page, click API Settings on the left navigation bar.
  11. On the Microsoft Account Setup Wizard, copy the Redirect URLs value and paste it to the corresponding box on the API Settings page.

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    Figure 3: API Settings Page

  12. On the API Settings page, click Save.
  13. On the Microsoft Account Setup Wizard click Next. The Client ID and Client Secret page is displayed.
  14. On the API Settings page, click App Settings on the left navigation bar.
  15. On the App Settings page, copy the Client ID and Client secret values and paste them to the corresponding boxes on the wizard page.

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    Figure 4: Microsoft Account Wizard, Client ID and Client Secret Page

  16. On the Microsoft Account Setup Wizard, click Save. The Microsoft Account is currently enabled page is displayed.

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    Figure 5: Microsoft Account Wizard, Account Enabled Page

  17. On the Microsoft Account Setup Wizard, click Close.

You may now add Microsoft Account as a Social Login provider on the Janrain Dashboard.