Register your apps for Facebook authentication with Mobile Services
This topic shows you how to register your apps to be able to use Facebook to authenticate with Azure Mobile Services.
To complete the procedure in this topic, you must have a Facebook account that has a verified email address and a mobile phone number. To create a new Facebook account, go to facebook.com.
Navigate to the Facebook Developers web site and sign-in with your Facebook account credentials.
(Optional) If you have not already registered, click Apps then click Register as a Developer, accept the policy and follow the registration steps.
Click Apps, then click Create a New App.
Choose a unique name for your app, select Apps for Pages, click Create App and complete the challenge question.
This registers the app with Facebook
Click Settings, type the domain of your mobile service in App Domains, then click Add Platform and select Website.
Type the URL of your mobile service in Site URL, then click Save Changes.
Click Show, provide your password if requested, then make a note of the values of App ID and App Secret.
The app secret is an important security credential. Do not share this secret with anyone or distribute it with your app.
You are now ready to use a Facebook login for authentication in your app by providing the App ID and App Secret values to Mobile Services.