Moves provides an OAuth2 authentication flow. In order to enable it:

  • Register an application at Manage Your Apps, remember to fill the Redirect URI once the application was created.

  • Fill Client ID and Client secret in the settings:

  • Define the mandatory scope for your application:

    SOCIAL_AUTH_MOVES_SCOPE = ['activity', 'location']

    The scope parameter is required by Moves but the backend doesn’t set a default one to minimize the application permissions request, so it’s mandatory for the developer to define this setting.

  • Add the backend to the AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS setting: