Single SignOn for Socialengine WordPress Plugin


Socialengine Press Single Sign On Plugin provides a seamless log-in experience to your SocialEngine users by allowing users to sign in to your Wordpress site. When a user signs into your SocialEngine site and visits your Wordpress site, the Socialengine Press Single Sign On Plugin passes the credentials to Wordpress and allows the user to participate in Wordpress simply by signing in to your site.

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Socialengine WordPress plugin allows users to automatically sign in/sign up on your wordpress using Single Sign-On (SSO) techniques. This involves authentication into wordpress services for the user who already logged in into your socialengine website.

If you are using WordPress to publish your blog, you can create a single sign-on connection with your WordPress. People registered on your SocialEngine community will be able to sign in automatically as a member into WordPress without having to go through a separate registration process. SocialEngine Press Single Sign On Plugin for WordPress makes it easy to integrate your SocialEngine Community and your WordPress website.

Plugin Features

  • Provide easy-access to multiple accounts
  • Reduce frustration of multiple log-in
  • Reducing time spent re-entering passwords for the same identity
  • Increase the security
  • Reduces the chance of forgetting your password
  • User Account Management


Basic Requirements For SSO

SocialEngine 4.8.7+

1. SocialEngine SSo Plugin Installation

Plugin installation will function very similarly to the SocialEngine upgrade process.

  • Log into your SocialEngine 4 site and access the Admin area.
  • Access the Manage menu and click on Packages & Plugins.
  • Click on the Install New Packages link, then click on the Add Packages link.
  • Select the modules-ipwpauth-xxx.tar file where you extracted the downloaded zip package.
  • Follow the step-by-step wizard to complete the installation of the plugin files.
  • Go to Plugins menu.
  • Click on SocialPress Settings and enter your wordpress site url.

2. Create WordPress directory

  • Your socialengine and wordpress should be on the same server and wordpress should be installed in a sub-directory.
  • In Your Php.ini file of server output buffering should be on.(output_buffering = on). Or you can create a new php.ini file in the root directory of wordpress and add code there.
  • In sub-directory install WordPress.

3. WordPress Socialpress plugin installation steps below

  • Visit ‘Plugins > Add New > Upload Plugin’.
  • upload the socialpress.zip.
  • Activate socialpress from your Plugins page.
  • Visit Settings > Socialpress Settings.
  • Copy your Socialengine site url and paste into SocialEngine Site Url text field.
  • Click on the Sync Menus button to sync the menus from socialengine to wordpress.
  • Visit Appearance > Menus > Manage Locations.
  • Set “Se-Menu” where you want to set it.
Single SignOn for Socialengine WordPress Plugin
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