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Twitch

Overview

Adding social login with Twitch to your app with Clerk is simple - you only need to set the Client ID, Client Secret and Authorized redirect URI in your instance settings.
To make the development flow as smooth as possible, Clerk uses preconfigured shared OAuth credentials and redirect URIs for development instances - no other configuration is needed.
For production instances, you will need to generate your own Client ID and Client secret using your Twitch account.
The purpose of this guide is to help you create a Github account and a Github OAuth app - if you're looking for step-by-step instructions using Clerk to add social login (OAuth) to your application, follow the Social login (OAuth) guide.

Before you start

Configuring Twitch social login

First, you need to register a new OAuth Twitch app at the Twitch Developers Console.
Creating an OAuth Twitch app
Set a name and the a category for your new application. You also need to add the OAuth Redirect URLs. Go to the Clerk Dashboard, select your Application, and navigate to Instances Settings User Management SSO. Click the Manage credentials button under the Twitch provider, select Custom profile and copy the Authorized redirect URI. Paste the value into the OAuth Redirect URLs input and click create.
Once all the above are complete, copy the Client ID and Client Secret. Go back to the Clerk Dashboard and paste them into the respective fields.
Don't forget to click Apply in the Clerk dashboard. Social login with Twitch is now configured 🔥

Next Steps

Learn how to add social login with Twitch to your Clerk application by following the Social login (OAuth) guide.
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