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This article will walk you through creating an App in Twitter.

  1. Enter the URL https://apps.twitter.com/ in your web browser.
  2. Upon doing so you shall land on the secure login page as shown below.
  3. Figure One

  4. Enter your credentials and click the "Log in" button as shown above.
  5. After your entered credentials are successfully authenticated, you shall land on the Home Page as shown below.
  6. Figure Two

  7. Click on the "Create New App" button as shown above. Once you click the button, the Create an application page will open where you need to fill in the requisite details like "App Name", "Description", "Website" and "Callback URL" as shown below. Here your Callback Url will be "https://your_base_url/osf/lib/hybridauth/?hauth.done=Twitter". Then click the "Create your Twitter Application" button and system will create the application for you.
  8. Figure Three

  9. Once the application is created, you can find the same on the dashboard as shown below.
  10. Figure Four

  11. To view the application details, click on the application name from the dashboard as shown below. Upon doing so, the application details page will appear, where you can find four different tabs named "Details", "Setting", "Keys & Access Tokens" and "Permissions".
  12. Figure Five

  13. Click on the "Keys & Access Tokens" tab to view the API Key and the API Secret as shown below.
  14. Figure Six

  15. To generate the Access Token and Access Token Secret for the application, click on the "Create my access token" button as shown above.
  16. Upon doing so the system will generate and display the Access Token and Access Token Secret as shown below.
  17. Figure Seven

Updated on Aug 18, 2016

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