This Article will help you setup your website / Forum (simple machine) to Facebook Login Integration, I have seen for forums things do get messy when it’s better to ask your users to opt for Facebook Login. That immensely will reduce spam users and users will love to get into your forum. Which will be a simple few clicks award just to say thanks to Facebook Login Integration system, ok guys this is not difficult in this article will help you to setup a Simple Machine Forum with Facebook Login integration.
Ok now let’s get started
What You Need?
a) Simple Machine Forum in Running Condition (Just Like Mine : Techy World- Forum)
b) Download Simple Machine Mod ( SA Facebook Login Integration)
c) Facebook Account
d) Facebook App (Developer Facebook)
e) Facebook Page ( Optional – You can also create it just after you create your App)
Let me briefly let you know about the Mods Features which we are going to download from Simple Machine Website
- Register with facebook (new members)
- Integrate forum account with facebook (existing members)
- Disassociate forum account from facebook
- Update your Status on facebook
- Import your facebook avatar
- Invite your facebook friends
- Like/Recommend your site to friends on facebook
- Share, Like, and Publish topics to your facebook wall
- Facebook Comment Box
- Facebook Fan Page
- Friends… View all your facebook friends
Let’s move on with the configuration – Login to your Simple Machine Forum with Admin ID
Click Admin Tab and Select Package Manager
After that Click Download Package – Hope you have downloaded the MOD from the Above Link
Scroll Down to Upload Package Option
Chose you Zip File and Click Upload
After that You need click Install and after that you will see mod is installed as below
Now just after this you can now See the Facebook Integration Tab
Click The Configuration Tab – That will take you to the settings options
You can Select Them as you need
Again its your choice How you want to set your Registration Mode
Normal : Will Allow Forum Native Registration System and Facebook Login Enabled
Facebook Only: Will disable the Forum Native Registration and Enable Facebook Login
Here you need to put your Facebook APP ID and Facebook Application Secret Key to Activate this Configuration – after that you just need to save and this mod will start Working ….
Now Let me share you How you can Create the Facebook App for Facebook Login Integration?
Go to Developer Facebook
Enter the Capcha
You are Done – Pick the APP ID and App Secret Key from Above Section
And Put your Web URL in the Website With Facebook Login Section and Sub Key as Site URL and Click Save.
You are Done Enjoy … Share your Feedback Thanks
For More Advance Setup of this MOD on Simple Machine you will Need Facebook ID Click Here to check that…