In-game user authentication

How it works

Launcher sends the data of the users, authenticated via the desktop app, to the game in the --xsolla-login-token parameter in the JWT format. You can use this parameter to set up automatic in-game user authentication.

Who can use it

Partners who have Launcher integrated.

How to get it

  1. Decode the JWT, the structure of which is described in the Login API documentation.
  2. Get the following user data:
    • the unique user ID passed in the sub parameter,
    • the user session ID passed in the xsolla-login-access-key parameter.
  3. Set up parameter processing for the game to authenticate users automatically.

Note
If you set up PlayFab as a storage for user data in Xsolla Login, user authentication data is passed in additional JWT claims.
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Last updated: June 9, 2021

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