For using Import Google Contacts feature for Refer-A-Friend, you need to create and set up the Google+ App. Instructions to create Google+ App are given in sections below.


Creating Google+ App


To create Google+ App please follow steps given below:


1. Login to your Google Console Developer Account using the following link: Google+ Login

2. On the tab on top, from drop down, select Create a Project. Refer to Figure: New Project.


Figure: New Project


3. Enter project details, and in Show advanced option accept the terms and conditions as required. Refer to Figure: Create Project.


Figure: Create Project


4. Click on project you have created. Click APIs & auth, and then click APIs. By default some APIs are enabled. Refer Figure: APIs & auth.


Figure: APIs & auth


5. Click Enabled APIs. Displays list of all enabled APIs. Refer Figure: Enabled APIsPlease select and disable each API, except the Contacts APIRefer Figure: Disable API.

If the Contacts API is not enabled, please search for the API and enable it. The search API tab is available.


Figure: Enabled APIs


Figure: Disable API


6. In APIs & auth, click Credentials, and then click Add Credentials. Refer to Figure: Credentials.

7. In Add Credentials, click OAuth 2.0 Client ID. Refer to Figure: Credentials.


Refer to Figure: Credentials


8. Click Configure consent screenRefer to Figure: Configure Consent Screen.


Figure: Configure Consent Screen


9. In Consent screen, enter required mandatory information. Some information is optional. Click Save. Refer to Figure: Consent Screen.


Note: Below is an example and hence you see Shopsocially credentials. You will need to enter your credentials here.



Figure: Consent Screen


10. Displays the Create client ID screen. Select radio button for Web Application. Enter Authorized JavaScript origins or redirect URLs (or both), and Authorized redirect URLs, and click Create. Refer to Figure: Create Client ID.


Note: You will need to enter exact information as mentioned below:


In Authorized JavaScript origins

http://shopsocially.com

https://shopsocially.com

In Authorized redirect URIs

http://shopsocially.com/ss_contact_imports/google

https://shopsocially.com/ss_contact_imports/google


Refer to Figure: Create Client ID


Your Client ID and Client Secret is created and displayed. Click OK. Refer to Figure: Client ID And Client Secret.


Figure: Client ID And Client Secret


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