Twitch social sign in

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You can enable users to sign up and sign in using their Twitch credentials. To enable this, you’ll need a Twitch account and some developer know-how.

Before you begin

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Enable Twitch 2FA - Sign up for a Twitch account and enable two-factor authentication (2FA). You will need your mobile number and an authenticator app e.g. Google authenticator, to do this.

Get the Kinde callback URL - In Kinde, go to Settings > Authentication. On the Twitch auth tile in the Social authentication section, select Configure. Copy the Callback URL.

Register a Twitch app

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  1. Go to the Twitch developer console and select Applications.
  2. Select Register your application.
  3. Enter a name and the Kinde callback URL you copied above.
  4. Select the Category as an Application Integration.
  5. Select Create.

See the Twitch docs for additional help.

Get app Client ID and Client Secret

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  1. In the Application section in Twitch, select Manage next to your application.
  2. Copy the Client ID.
  3. Select New secret and when prompted, confirm.
  4. Copy and paste the Client ID and Client Secret into a text file or somewhere you can easily copy them.

Add Twitch credentials to Kinde

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  1. In Kinde, go to Settings > Authentication.
  2. Select Add connection and then select Twitch.
  3. On the Twitch tile, select Configure.
  4. Paste the Client ID and Client secret from the app into the relevant fields.
  5. Select which applications will allow Twitch SSO.
  6. Select Save.

Users will now see Twitch as an option to sign up and sign in to the selected applications.

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