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Enabling Login with Google


Users whose ManageBac accounts are associated with Gmail can Login with Google if this functionality is enabled by the school's ManageBac administrator.

Note: This functionality is currently not compatible with LaunchPad SSO, meaning that you can only have one or the other (LP or Google SSO). We are working on allowing support for both LaunchPad as well as Login with Google.

Step 1: Create a New Project on Google

As an Administrator, navigate to https://console.developers.google.com/project

Step 2. Create a new project

Click Create Project, enter a name for your project and click Create

Step 3: via Credentials

Via Credentials, select the OAuth consent screen tab on top, and enter the product name in the Product Name Shown to Users field. Then click Save.

Step 4. via Credentials

a. Click the Create Credentials dropdown

b. Select "OAuth client ID"

c. Select the Web Application radio option.

d. Add an appropriate application name.

e. Add the following URL to the Authorized redirect URIs field using your school's ManageBac account Subdomain: https://SUBDOMAIN.managebac.com/auth/google/callback

f. Click Create

Step 5: via Settings > Integrations > Login with Google

Logged in as an Administrator on your ManageBac account, navigate to Settings > Integrations > Login with Google > tick the Enabled checkbox.

Enter your Client ID and Client Secret. Then click Save Changes

Step 6: Wait 10 minutes and Log-in!

Once set up, users whose ManageBac account is associated with a Gmail account will be able to Sign-in with Google. Please note, this may take around 10 minutes to take effect after enabling the API.

If you have any difficulty, please contact us at support@managebac.com

Frequently Asked Questions

Will logging out of ManageBac log me out of all my Google apps using the same account?

No - logging out of ManageBac will only log you out of ManageBac. You will remain logged into Google. Therefore we recommend using this service from your personal computer. If using a shared computer, ensure you log out of Google entirely before ending your session

Can users still log in using their old ManageBac credentials when Login with Google is enabled?

Yes, you can choose to log in using your ManageBac username and password or with Google.

Does enabling Login with Google create new accounts or change emails of existing accounts on ManageBac?

No. It allows users whose ManageBac ID is associated with Google to log in, but does not change any existing accounts.

Does the Google account need to be associated with the school or can any user with a Google account log into ManageBac?

This depends on the "allowed domain" in Google. If left blank, any user with a Google email can log in (as long as they already have a ManageBac ID associated with that email). If an allowed domain is specified, only users with emails associated with that Google domain can log in with Google.

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