Auto-Login works only when there are registered players on your game (learn more). To Auto-login players, you want to make sure you're using a URL that includes all necessary variables.

Building the URL

Adding a Custom Error Message


Building the URL

The URL has a structure that allows you to enter game-specific data.

URL: {{ player app url }}?email={{ email }}&pin={{ pin }}&embedCode={{ embedCode }}

Here's how to get the variables you need to build the URL:

  1. Enter your game URL by navigating to Displays and looking for the APG Player App Link

  2. Add the player's email address and PIN (find them under Participation Game > Players)

  3. Head over to Event Settings > Third Party Access to find your Embed Code and paste it into the URL you're building.

  4. When done, it should look something like this:

https://app.socialpoint.io/apps/participation/apg-and-trivia?email=testplayer@test.com&pin=123456&embedCode=bcf349d07152be82a5a278956c3fd36a

In this URL, we're logging into an existing APG with the following variables:


Adding a Custom Error Message

You want to make sure players get the right message if for some reason auto-login fails for them. To customize the error message, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to Participation Game > Configuration

  2. Enable Custom Labels and hit Update

  3. Head over to Custom Labels and look for the Registration & Login tab

  4. Customize the Auto-Login Failed Message field

We recommend adding instructions on how to get support in case auto-login fails for them. Here's an example of what other customers have used in the past:

"Auto-Login failed. Head over to Reception and speak to Eric to get assistance with this error."

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