Basic policy on Integrated Login
Samsung Smart Hub provides integrated login feature for applications that offer personalized menus and feature through login. The integrated login links several service IDs and passwords to one representative account and enables a user to log in to all services with just one login.
This UI is provided by the system, so doesn't need to be developed separately.
To use the integrated login feature, a Smart TV account needs to be created and service accounts need to be registered to the Smart TV account like below:
Step 1. After going to Smart Hub Home, press Red(A) button on remote control to display login window below.
Step 2. Select Create Account, and then register your ID and password. Use your favorite email address as Smart TV ID to receive a temporary password when you forget your password.
Step 3. Once account creation is complete after you accept Terms of Service Agreement, the next is to register service accounts to the Smart TV account. Applications with login feature are listed, and you can register ID and password for applications you want.
Step 4. After Smart TV account creation and service account registration are complete, you can use integrated login.
All sign-ins made in every service site of SAMSUNG Smart Hub are available only through Integrated Login system. It is required to use OSD offered by SAMSUNG considering common factors necessary for the Integrated Login process.
Guidelines for Integrated Login in Using an Application
If you intend to implement an application or function which needs login, following guidelines are generally provided .
When not logged in to Smart Hub
Notify the user that logging into Smart Hub and registering service accounts are necessary and offer the route to create Smart Hub account.
Picture 9-1. Feedback when user is not logged in to Smart Hub
When service account is not registered to Smart TV account
Notify the user that application or service site to use is not registered to the Smart TV account and offer the route to register service account.
Picture 9-2. Feedback when service account is not registered
When login is necessary to use some features of application
Inform that login to Smart Hub account and registration of service site account are necessary like Picture 9-3 or Picture 9-4 and offer a route for creating Smart Hub account or registering service site account depending on the status.
Picture 9-3. Feedback to register service account to check the selected item
(when not logged in using Smart TV account)
Picture 9-4. Feedback to register service account to check the selected item
(when service account is not registered to Smart TV account)
When trying to log in while the Smart TV account doesn’t exist in server
Display the message as in picture 9-5.
Picture 9-5. Feedback when Smart TV account is removed