This topic shows you how to register your apps to be able to use Google to authenticate with Azure Mobile Services.
This tutorial is about Azure Mobile Services, a solution to help you build scalable mobile applications for any platform. Mobile Services makes it easy to sync data, authenticate users, and send push notifications. This page supports the Get Started with Authentication tutorial, which shows how to sign in users to your app.
If this is your first experience with Mobile Services, please complete the tutorial Get Started with Mobile Services.
To complete the procedure in this topic, you must have a Google account that has a verified email address. To create a new Google account, go to accounts.google.com.
Navigate to the Google apis website, sign-in with your Google account credentials, click Create Project, provide a Project name, then click Create.
Click Consent screen, select your Email Address, enter a Product Name, then click Save.
Click API & Auth > Credentials > Create new Client ID.
/login/google, and then click Create client ID.
For a .NET backend mobile service published to Azure by using Visual Studio, the redirect URL is the URL of your mobile service appended with the path signin-google your mobile service as a .NET service, such as
Under Client ID for web applications, make a note of the values of Client ID and Client secret.
You are now ready to configure your mobile service to use Google sign-in for authentication in your app.