Login into blogengine post with Windows LiveID to add/edit post RRS feed

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  • User2030622729 posted

    Hello Friends,

    I have integrated blogs from blogengine.net and i am logging into my website using Windows LiveID and i want the same login id(i.e. windows liveID) to be used for Blog.

    When i Loged In and open blog page then it will open it in editable mode i.e. add/ edit blog post like we login into blog to edit/add posts. Is it possible if yes then please tell the procedure for this?

    Right now i am using two different crentials to perform any actions on main site and on blog site. I want single sign in for main and blog site using Windows LiveID.

    Anyone hase idea about this please do reply.

    Thank You

    Wednesday, August 11, 2010 8:52 AM

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  • User1154043639 posted

    In the blogengine.net login page you can use Iframe to windows login authentication. You can keep a list of usernames in your database which contain only the usename (password is same as the username) So once you get a valid windows live user you can call

    Memebership.ValidateUser(UserId, UserId); create the autentication cookie.

    Please refer this article for more information

    However in MSDN says

    The default provider stores membership information in a Microsoft SQL Server database. However, you can use other providers as well, such as a provider for Windows Live ID

    Reference, which is the ideal case. Please do have a look at it as well.

    Wednesday, August 11, 2010 10:09 AM