Creating a LINE Channel

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To get a LINE Channel detail, go and visit: https://developers.line.biz/console/.

You need to be logged in to your LINE account to be able to get LINE channel id and channel secret. So first, login to your LINE account and then follow the link above to get to their developer page. This should look similar to the one shown in the image below.

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To create a new provider click on “Create New Provider”. It will redirect to “Create New Provider” page. See the Image Below:

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Now, enter provider name and click on “confirm”. It will redirect you on create a channel page where you have to choose”LINE Login”

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It will redirect to channel detail. Enter required details and click on confirm. See Image Below:

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After create a new channel, you will redirect to channel information where you need to agree for LINE terms and click on create. See Image Below:

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Now, go to app settings and enter redirect URL. See Image Below:

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Now, you have to publish the app. See Image Below:

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Now, go to channel settings and submit the Email permission so, you will be able to request for user’s email using OpenID Connect

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Now, accept both terms and provide a screenshot of the part of your application where your application notifies, clarifies and/or requires the user’s agreement to receive the user’s email address. Take a screenshot from your website login page and make sure GDPR notice is visible on the login form. See the image below:

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Now, stay on channel settings and copy the LINE Channel Id and Chennel Secret in to the LINE App settings within the Plugin settings page. See image below:

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Important: When you copy and paste all the needed IDs and Keys, make sure, that you don’t have any empty spaces, either at the beginning nor at the end of these entries. If you have any empty spaces, then the Application won’t work and will show an error message when you try to connect to the App.

After you entered the LINE Channel Id and Channel Secret, click on the “Save Changes” button within the plugin’s settings page.