Provide sign-up and sign-in to consumers with Twitter accounts using Azure AD B2C

Create a Twitter application

To use Twitter as an identity provider in Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) B2C, you need to create a Twitter application and supply it with the right parameters. You need a Twitter account to do this. If you don’t have one, you can get it at

  1. Go to the Twitter Apps and sign in with your credentials.
  2. Click Create New App.
  3. In the form, provide a value for the Name, Description, and Website.
  4. For the Callback URL, enter{tenant}/oauth2/authresp. Make sure to replace {tenant} with your tenant's name (for example,
  5. Check the box to agree to the Developer Agreement and click Create your Twitter application.
  6. After the app is created, select it in the list, and then select the Settings tab.
  7. Clear the Enable Callback Locking box, and then click Update settings.
  8. Select the Keys and Access Tokens tab.
  9. Copy the value of Consumer Key and Consumer Secret. You will need both of them to configure Twitter as an identity provider in your tenant.

Configure Twitter as an identity provider in your tenant

  1. Log in to the Azure portal as the Global Administrator of the Azure AD B2C tenant.
  2. To switch to your Azure AD B2C tenant, select the Azure AD B2C directory in the top-right corner of the portal.
  3. Click All services, and then select Azure AD B2C from the services list under Security + Identity.
  4. Click Identity providers.
  5. Provide a friendly Name for the identity provider configuration. For example, enter "Twitter".
  6. Click Identity provider type, select Twitter (Preview), and click OK.
  7. Click Set up this identity provider and enter the Twitter Consumer Key for the Client id and the Twitter Consumer Secret for the Client secret.
  8. Click OK, and then click Create to save your Twitter configuration.

Next steps

Create or edit a built-in policy and add Twitter as an identity provider.