MSN Live Connect

Live uses OAuth2 for its connect workflow, notice that it isn’t OAuth WRAP.

  • Register a new application at Live Connect Developer Center, set your site domain as redirect domain,

  • Fill Client Id and Client Secret values in the settings:

  • Also it’s possible to define extra permissions with:


    Defaults are wl.basic and wl.emails. Latter one is necessary to retrieve user email.

  • Ensure to have a valid Redirect URL (http://your-domain/complete/live) defined in the application if Enhanced security redirection is enabled.