This integration enables you to manage users in Auth0 for login to Kudos Boards. Auth0 will maintain a directory of your users for Kudos Boards. This enables standalone use of Kudos Boards if you do not have any of the other supported authentication providers in your business.
You may switch to using one of our other supported authentication providers at a later stage should you wish.
Setting up a new Auth0 tenant for use with Kudos Boards¶
- Sign up at Auth0 by providing your email and a suitable password.
- Choose a tenant domain and region
- Fill in your company details
- Create a new application, providing
Kudos Boardsfor the name and choose
Regular Web Applicationsas the type.
- Open your application and go to the settings tab.
- Provide the rest of the details as below:
In the table below, copy your auth0 domain (listed at the top of the page) into the relevant fields, replacing <domain> with 'your-domain.au.auth0.com' where applicable
|Token Endpoint Authentication Method||Post|
|Allowed Callback URLs||https://kudosboards.com/auth/auth0/<domain>/callback|
|Allowed Web Origins||https://kudosboards.com|
|Allowed Origins (CORS)||https://*.kudosboards.com|
- Click Show Advanced Settings -> Grant Types and tick
- Click Save Changes
- Send An email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your domain, Client ID and Client Secret.
Enable user searching¶
In order to allow your users to find each other, we need to enable one of Auth0's api features.
APIsand next to the Auth0 Management API Click the settings button.
Machine to Machine Applicationsand next to Kudos Boards click the
AUTHORIZEDslider so it is enabled as below.
- The Scopes should automatically open as below, if they do not click the
>next to the slider above
- Find and tick the
read:usersscope then click
Adding Users to your Auth0 tenant¶
- Login or Sign up to Auth0
- Click Users under Users and Roles
Create New Userand provide the email and password for the user you wish to add. Leave the Connection as Username-Password-Authentication
If you aren't redirected to the users page, click them to open it
Editunder the users name
- Update the users full name and click
Sign in to Kudos Boards with your Auth0 Tenant¶
Once your Auth0 tenant has been activated you will get an email from our support team with confirmation, you may then go to Kudos Boards and use your Auth0 domain as the team name to login.
After submitting your Team Name, you'll be asked for the email address and password associated with your Auth0 user account, to finalise your login.