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Windows Live ID Web Authentication API

From their site: Windows Live ID Web Authentication enables you to authenticate users on your Web site and offer personalized access to your site�s content to any of the millions of registered Windows Live ID users.

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Windows Live ID Web Authentication: Highlights

Summary
Web based authentication service
Category
Security
Tags
Protocols
HTTP POST
Data Formats
API home
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb404 ... 
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45 APIs by Microsoft

Windows Live ID Web Authentication: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 
Service Endpoint
http://login.live.com/controls/WebAuth.htm

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
API Key  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
microsoft.com  
Company
Microsoft  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
Live ID Terms of Use 

Security

Authentication Model
 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
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Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
Live ID SDK Forum 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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