Step 1. Enable OpenID Connect for your App
OpenID Connect is a well-documented specification, and we recommend that you use the following resources to help you enable your app for OpenID Connect:
- The OpenID Connect specification: http://openid.net/connect/
- The Open ID Connect tutorial provided by Connect2ID: https://connect2id.com/learn/openid-connect
- OpenID Connect Playground (provided by our friends at Auth0), a sandbox that walks you through the technical details of the OpenID Connect auth flow: https://openidconnect.net
- Auth0’s Open ID Connect code samples: https://github.com/auth0
- Auth0’s OpenID clients: https://auth0.com/docs/protocols/oidc
- Libraries, products, and tools references on the OpenID site: https://openid.net/developers/libraries/
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Asked Nov 15 2015
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