Facebook API Connection

1. You will need a Facebook user account
2. Go to https://developers.facebook.com/
3. Click on 1
4. Register and Verify your account
5. Enter a name for your Facebook app (you may choose a name that refers to your platform, like “Apps Maker Company”). This name will be shown to the app users when they would want to create an account in the mobile app through Facebook connect.
5. Click on “Add first product
6. Choose “Facebook Login” in the list by clicking on “Set Up“:

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7. From the left menu, click on “Facebook Login” > “Settings” and set the settings like this (change “yourmobimaticdomain” by the URL to your Mobimatic) and click on “Save changes“:
(We recommend you to set both “http” and “https” address, and so 6 entries)

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8. From the left menu, click on “Settings“:

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9. In the App Domains field, leave it blank.  For Category, select “Communication“.
10. Click on “+Add Platform” and choose “Website“:

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11. In the Site URL field enter the address of your platform (aka your Mobimatic domain) and this time with “http://”, and “www.” if your platform is on your main domain. If it’s on a subdomain, enter your subdomain like http://apps.mydomain.com. Enter also the URL to your domain name, and http://*.yourdomain.com (if your Custom Domain is at mobimatic.domain.com enter http://*.domain.com”. Then save.
(We recommend you to set both “http” and “https” address, and so 6 entries)

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Example for http://app.mobimatic.com:  http://app.mobimatic.com, http://mobimatic.com, http://*.mobimatic.com

12. You can also add an app icon for your app. It’s not mandatory but your Facebook app will be more professional with an icon when the user will be invited to connect with his Facebook account. Click on “Save Changes“.
13. From the left menu, click on “App Review“:

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14. Switch “Do you want to make this app and all its live features available to the general public?” to “yes”

In Your Mobimatic App Dashboard Settings

15. From the left menu, click on Settings and select Facebook. Copy and paste your App ID and App secret key, in your Mobimatic user dashboard (Settings > Facebook).

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17. You’re done!

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