This page is a step-by-step guide for the process of opening and setting up an external application in Yahoo as part of the Gigya Setup process.

This page is a step-by-step guide for the process of opening and setting up an external application in Yahoo as part of the Gigya Setup process.

Phase 1 - Creating an External Application in Yahoo

  1. Go to https://developer.yahoo.com/apps/. If a "Yahoo! Terms of Use" page appears, read the terms of use and then click the "Accept" button.
  2. Click the "Create an App" button.
  3. In the Create an Application page: 
  4. Click the "Create App" button.

Phase 2 - Configuring Yahoo's Application Keys in Gigya's Website

  1. Open your Providers Configurations page in the Gigya Console.
  2. Open the Yahoo configuration editor by clicking on the image for Yahoo.
  3. Enter your Client ID (Consumer Key) from the Yahoo Dashboard into the field labeled "OAuth consumer key" (Be sure to copy the entire Key).
  4. Enter your Client Secret (Consumer Secret) from the Yahoo Dashboard into the field labeled "Shared Secret".

  5. Select Secure redirects only to allow only HTTPS redirects from Yahoo.

  6. Click OK and then Save Settings.

 

That's it, Yahoo configuration is complete! Please note that it might take up to 10 minutes for our system to become synchronized with Yahoo.