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Magento Live (Hotmail/MSN/Outlook) address book configuration

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Using the Live / Hotmail / MSN / Outlook API

In this article you will learn how to find your Live / Hotmail / MSN / Outlook API in order to setup the Microsoft address book functionality for Invitations extension. Please follow the step-by step instructions below.


Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. Login to https://account.live.com/developers/applications/index.
  2. Click on "Create application" to start creating your application.


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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. Indicate the name of the application.
  2. Select the language.
  3. Click "I accept" button.


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  1. On Basic Information page indicate "Terms of Service URL" (if any) of your website.
  2. Indicate "Privacy URL" (if any) of your website.
  3. Save your settings.


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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. On API Settings page set "Mobile or desktop client app" to "Yes".
  2. Set "Target domain" to be your live domain.
  3. Set option "Restrict JWT issuing" to "Yes".
  4. "Root domain" field will be populated automatically.
  5. Indicate "Redirect URLs". To find it, go to your Magento admin panel-> Plumrocket-> Invitations-> Manage Address Books-> select "Hotmail, Outlook">locate Redirect URLs. Note: Once you indicate this URL - "Root domain" field will be filled automatically.
  6. Save your settings.


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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. On App Settings you can find "Client ID" of your Live application.
  2. This is the "Client Secret" of your Live application.


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At this point you will need to connect your application with your Magento Live (Hotmail/MSN/Outlook) address book. Please follow the steps below.

Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. In your Magento Admin Panel go to Plumrocket>Invitations>Manage Address Books.
  2. From the grid of all address books please click on "Hotmail, Outlook".


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Information Sign sm.png Step-by-Step action:
  1. Enable this adress book.
  2. Paste your "Client ID" from here.
  3. Paste your "Client Secret" here.
  4. Save this configuration by pressing "Save" button.


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Once you complete the above steps and save the working application - your customers will be able to invite their Live contacts from invitations form.

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