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

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

 

Phase 1 - Opening the Application in LinkedIn

  1. Enter the following link: https://dev.xing.com/ and log in via "My Apps".
     
  2. Press "+Creat App".

     
  3. Edit the app name via "Change app name".


     
  4. By now you'll get a default Consumer key & secret, you can test with.  However, you'll need to complete the registration for production usage.
     
  5. Press "Get a production key"
     
  6. Fill-in the different sections: Access rights, App details, Developer details, Company details & OAuth details, as follows:
  7. Xing needs to approve now the content you have entered. After which, Xing sends 2 security pins: one by email and one by mail. Once they were received, enter them to get Xing's production key & secret.
  8. Copy the "API Key" and "Secret Key" (you will need to paste them in Gigya's website, as described in phase 2).

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

  1. Log into your Gigya account and go to the Providers Configurations page of Gigya's Console.
  2. Click on Xing to open its configuration window. 
  3. Paste your keys (the "API Key" and the "Secret Key" from the end of phase 1) in the corresponding places. 
  4. Select Secure redirects only to allow only HTTPS redirects from Xing. 
  5. Click OK, then Save Settings.

 

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