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Steam API Plugin for October CMS

Plugin adds custom route /marin/steamauth/login for steam API access.

Installation and setup

  • Obtain API key on steam here
  • Install the plugin
  • Configure plugin using your api key and set a redirect path to custom page
  • Use Session class to obtain user info


Find more details on documentation page with examples


Use public repo to submit any issues with the plugin. Also, pull requests are more than welcome

Demo at https://marin-basic.com/steamauth

Installation and Setup

  1. Go to system on the main menus in your backend.
  2. Click on the settings subsection.
  3. Under the Steam area, there should be a plugin setting called "Steam API", click on that.
  4. Insert your steam API key, which can be obtain here http://steamcommunity.com/dev/apikey
  5. Insert relative path for page after authorization (eg /steam or /login) - this is where you will get your session user info
  6. Enable HTTPS if you are using https


The steam login route is /marin/steamauth/login eg. http://yourwebsite.com/marin/steamauth/login

  • You will be then redirected to steam page where you need to login to your account.
  • After login, you will be redirected to the page you specifed on settings redirect.
  • You can now grab session steamuser for user info or steamerror for any error.

Page code section

public function onEnd() 
    $this['steamuser'] = Session::get('steamuser');
    $this['steamerror'] = Session::get('steamerror');

Page markup section

{% if steamuser %}
SteamID: {{steamuser['steamid']}}
Profile: {{steamuser['profileurl']}}
{% endif %}

Full reference of object can be found on steamAPI


First version of SteamAuth

Jul 06, 2017