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Questions tagged [stackexchange-openid]

Stack Exchange's own OpenID provider, used for "log in with Stack Exchange" and potentially used for logging into other OpenID consumers.

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OpenID login on SEDE over HTTP is broken, doesn't show error

I was trying to log into SEDE using the Stack Exchange OpenID function. However, without any erros, I kept not being logged in. Eventually, I discovered I was using the HTTP to connect to SEDE, not ...
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Cannot associate other communities to my Stack Exchange account

I log in to Stack Exchange using a Stack Exchange account (just Stack Exchange email and password – no Google, Facebook, etc.). So far, so good. But when I try to login or sign up to another Stack ...
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How can I delete one of my associated logins?

I recently changed email providers, as of today, because I can no longer access my old email account. I somehow managed to associate a second login to my account. I want to delete the previous login ...
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With the deprecation of OpenID support, how do I create a email-based login with the same email address

With the approaching deprecation of OpenID, I'd like to create an email-based login so that I'm not "part of the problem" anymore. I currently use the openid.stackexchange.com OpenID provider just for ...
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Support for OpenID ended on July 25, 2018

NOTE: Official end of support date for OpenID was July 25, 2018. We are currently working on removing support, but it won't be done today. We will update here when support is removed. Stack Overflow ...
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My logins page is blank

I wanted to remove my facebook login since my facebook profile doesn't exist anymore, and so I followed these instructions to remove the login. However, when I confirmed I wanted to delete the login,...
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Stack Exchange Facebook OpenID login issue

I was trying to search for an old message in my inbox on Stack Overflow and clicked on all Items link which redirected me to https://stackexchange.com/users/login which displays the following ...
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Adding new OpenID providers doesn't work anymore

I have successfully registered my website on https://openid.stackexchange.com. But when I go to my profile on any Stack Exchange site and try to add that as a new log in, it doesn't work. On My ...
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Area 51 login failure with HTTPS Everywhere

I could not log in to Area 51 in Chrome 62 under Linux. After entering my credentials and authenticating to my OpenID provider (Stack Exchange), I was redirected back to https://area51.stackexchange....
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Steam OpenID preventing me logging into existing Stack Exchange account

I have a Stack Exchange account, associated with my Gmail login. For some reason, however, I can't seem to login any more, on this browser. Every time I click on "Join this community", I keep seeing a ...
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How do I change the e-mail address I log in with? [duplicate]

First, I am very aware this seems like a duplicate. I have already tried the approach described here and, as I commented, it failed. What I have - a Stack Exchange login associated with an old e-mail ...
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Please, let me log out nice-and-ease, Stack Exchange

Every time I log out Stack Exchange by clicking: Stack Exchange->Log out->Log out (yellow button). I actually get logged out. The problem is, next time I click Log in, I’ll be logged in with the ...
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Unable to add Stack Exchange login or change e-mail address

I'm attempting to change the e-mail address used for Stack Exchange communications. There doesn't seem to be an option for doing that, beyond creating a new StackExchange OpenID and merging the two ...
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Cannot access my Area 51 account [duplicate]

I wanted to commit to a proposal on Area 51 so I filled in my name and email address. After hitting Commit I realized that Area 51 created a new unregistered account for me (although I already have an ...
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Find my username and password for a Stack Overflow account

I know this might have been asked before. But here the scenario is somewhat different. So please read the question. I am a little bit confused with the thing about Stack Overflow. I created my Stack&...
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I cannot log in to Area 51 using Stack Exchange as OpenID

I cannot log in to Area 51 using Stack Exchange as OpenID. Every time I try, I get this error message. Unable to log in with your OpenID provider: The openid.return_to parameter (http://area51....
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500 Server Error while connecting to Stackexchange

I am facing issue while connecting to Stack Exchange using OpenID And here's how it's reproduced - Step 1 Step 2 Step3 provide email and password and click login. Error Is it due to the fact ...
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How can I use my SE OpenID to log into other sites?

I want to post a comment at someone's blog. The author doesn't allow anonymous commenting. I am offered the opportunity to log in using OpenID. Supposedly, as a StackExchange user, I have an OpenID....
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I am unable to use OpenID to login to my Stack Exchange account, how should I get rid of this problem?

After deleting my browser cookies I am unable to login via OpenID (which is a Google account). I am also unable to login with my Stack Exchange (SE) account: The problem only exist while I am ...
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Possible bug or at least usability issue with login process involving OpenID

I visited ServerFault earlier and needed to login so I could post a comment; so I went to the login page, couldn't remember my login details, and didn't want to reset them as I didn't really need to ...
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What are the plans regarding OpenID / OpenID Connect?

The OpenID protocol that is used by Stack Exchange websites has been obsolete for a while. Is it going to be upgraded to something that is not obsolete? OpenID Connect comes to mind.
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Logging out from Stack Exchange does not work [duplicate]

The "log out" functionality of Stack Exchange appears to be broken. You can reproduce this with the following steps: Logging in: Click "log in" on the top bar Click "log in with Stack Exchange" ...
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What do I need to correctly request chat websocket auth?

I'm (attempting) to build an SE chat library in Ruby, since it's one of the few languages that doesn't yet seem to have one (Brainf**k, anyone?). As part of that, I need to make a request to http://...
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Forgot password but browser saved login

I've saved my Stack Exchange login credentials on my phone. However, due to how much different passwords I use for multiple sites, I've forgot them. Additionally, I'm unable to access the my logins ...
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SE login OpenID redirect blocked in Chrome Canary [duplicate]

It is not possible for me to logon to SE using Chrome Canary. I have to use Canary, because a recent bug prevents flash from loading at all in Chrome for some sites. Canary seems to adopt security ...
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Can't I just log in with openID.SE.com using my browser's certificate mechanism instead of its password keyring?

I'm using OpenID provided by Stack Exchange to authenticate to different services across the web. This reduces the number of necessary logins to one per session for all those sites that provide ...
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Can't login on Firefox with OpenID

I am setting up a brand new installation of Firefox 48.0.2 on Mac OSX El Capitan. I manually entered my OpenID url (andrew.cool) The first time, it took me to the Stackexchange login page to prompt ...
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Login not showing in Stack Overflow, even though I'm already logged in in stackexchange.com

I have an issue similar to this: Login page does not redirect when already logged in, but this issue was closed two years ago. I already log in at stackexchange.com using OpenID, but when I navigate ...
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Area 51 login issue after typing an incorrect password once [duplicate]

I also got this issue (which was previously closed as fixed), with a very long error message that had lots of red text overlapping other areas on the page. This error message was observed after ...
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Unable to set up an OpenID login from WordPress

I am attempting to use WordPress as my OpenID provider. I select the WP icon and when I click on "add credential" the OpenID URL is set to http://{user}.wordpress.com/. This takes me to the WordPress ...
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redirect_uri not honored in stackexchange oauth [duplicate]

In StackExchange OAuth flow the redirect_uri is not honoring it seems. When logging in (say login with google) once the authentication is successful we are not being redirected to redirect_uri even ...
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Protect my account from deletion

I was pondering over How to protect my account from being deleted intentionally by someone having access to the pc that I am logged in? Premise: I am always logged in on my stackoverflow account on ...
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StackExchange login via OpenID missing XRDS document or its location

When logging via OpenID to StackExchange sites, my OpenID provider says that it's not possible to verify Stack Exchange's consumer authenticity, meaning it can't verify return_to URL in OpenID request ...
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StackExchange oauth login redirection duplicates state and return 404

We are integrating StackExchange with OAuth. And authenticating user by redirecting to URL like: https://stackexchange.com/oauth?client_id=542&redirect_uri=https%3A%2F%2Flocalhost%3A44301%...
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Changing account email and logins on SE network [duplicate]

first, I read the threads and documentation about changing IDs. I may have miss something, for sure, but I read before posting. I created my SE network login with my gmail address some years ago. Now,...
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Unable to use newly created Stack Exchange OpenID account

I've created a new Stack Exchange OpenID account (since it's not possible to change the e-mail address associated to an OpenID account). When I tried to click on the link in the e-mail address ...
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What does “your own URL” mean and how does it work?

When logged in to https://openid.stackexchange.com, there is "Use your own URL to log in" link: Which leads to this: What does the URL do? How do I use it to log in? Why HTML tags?
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Creating new accounts, logins glitch

I have singed up to the French community, and I saw that I used my gmail login for it, not my OpenId login. To test this, I tried signing up to the German community, using my openId account, but I ...
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Unable to login with Stack Exchange OpenID on Area 51 [duplicate]

I get an error message stating Unable to log in with your OpenID provider: The openid.return_to parameter <long url> the request was made with. I can log in fine on other Stack Exchange sites,...
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Can't log in with Stack Exchange OpenID after clicking “Google”

This appears to be sorta the reverse of this older bug: if I click the "Google" button by mistake and then go back to fill in my credentials, the page assumes I'm trying to log in with Google even ...
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Unable to log in with your OpenID provider: Message signature was incorrect on Area51 only

I have registered to meta.stackexchange.com successfully, I was also able to Sign Up on superuser fine using the same credentials. However when I tried to log in with Stack Exchange details at Area51,...
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Delete Stack Exchange OpenID [duplicate]

Since I cannot permanently remove a login from my Stack Exchange accounts, is there a way to delete the Stack Exchange OpenID?
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No way to login with stack exchange on askubuntu.com? [duplicate]

I just noticed that I'm not logged in on askubuntu.com and here's my login page: What do I click to just use my connected StackExchange account?
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Tell me how to log out of Stack Exchange OpenID

I've logged in to my account using Stack Exchange OpenID. That is, I just clicked the "log in" link in the top bar, and typed in my e-mail address and password. When I now want to log out again, ...
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Propose Logout from Stack Exchange Sites Include Opportunity (with note) to Sign Out of OpenID.StackExchange or Other Credential

When you request to logout, all the Stack Exchange sites that will be affected are listed and there is a note at the bottom If you're on a shared computer, remember to log out of your Open ID ...
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Why isn't StackExchange's OpenID listed in the OpenID providers?

StackExchange's own OpenID provider doesn't appear in the list of quick-signin buttons: There's clearly space, perhaps it could be added to save us looking it up or having to type in https://openid....
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How do I use my Stack Exchange OpenID?

I'm trying to sign up for mrmoneymustache.com, but I'm not sure about where to find my Stack Exchange OpenID URL. I entered https://openid.stackexchange.com/, but it did not work for me:
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Account not found after creating one [closed]

When making an account for Stack exchange, I received a email for confirming my account. After doing this, I tried login in on the mobile app. I recieved a message saying "account not found".
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The “add more logins” page needs a Stack Exchange account option [duplicate]

I asked a question about How can I create a Stack Exchange account associated with an existing account?. The problem was solved by Steven Penny's answer: you can manually enter your OpenID box, ...
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Stack Exchange OpenID removal

I have an OpenID account on: https://openid.stackexchange.com. I wish to completely erase this account. So far I've sent 3(!!) contact form messages regarding the subject. So far I haven't received ...