Monthly Archives: October 2014

OAuth configuration URL’s and general information

Last couple of weeks I have been working on a new implementation of the login and security stuff in our new MVC application. We wanted to use 3 external OAuth Authentication providers (LinkedIn, Microsoft and Google). I noticed I had to look up application configuration links from samples and tutorials on the internet, since they were hard to find when actually logged on as a user for each of these services. So for easy reference, here are the URLs:


Another thing of note are the strange things you request from a user’s Google account when using OAuth. See for instance these stackoverflow questions: