Before You Start

Configuration requires a QQ developer’s account. If you do not have one, you need to register before proceeding at http://connect.qq.com/.

QQ Identity Provider Setup

To set up QQ as an identity provider, follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to the Janrain Dashboard (dashboard.janrain.com).
  2. Click the Manage Engage App button (Manage_SL_App_Icon) corresponding to the property to configure.
  3. On the Providers tile, click the Manage Providers icon.
  4. In the list on the right, click QQ.
  5. Click Configure. This starts the QQ Setup Wizard.


    Figure 1: QQ Setup Wizard, Intro Page

  6. Open http://connect.qq.com/manage in a new window, and sign in.
  7. Return to the setup wizard and click Next.
  8. On the QQ site, click the green button (with the ‘+’ sign) to create a new application.
  9. Select Website.
  10. Add application information. Use the Website address and Callback address provided in the setup wizard.
  11. Before completing the form, hover over the Verification button. Copy the displayed code.


    Figure 2: QQ Setup Wizard, Application URLs

  12. Return to the setup wizard and click Next.
  13. Paste the code copied from the QQ page into the setup wizard.
  14. Click Next.
  15. Return to the QQ form and again hover over the Verification button. In the hover area, click the Start the Verification button.
  16. Accept the agreement terms.
  17. Click the green button (with the ‘+’ sign) to complete the application.
  18. Return to the setup wizard and click Next.


    Figure 3: QQ Setup Wizard, App Credentials

  19. Return to the QQ site and click on the newly-created application.
  20. At the top, the application’s App ID and App Key are displayed. Copy these values and paste them into the associated boxes in the setup wizard.
  21. Click Save.

Your QQ provider is now configured and available as an option for Social Login.