OpenID is an standard that describes how users can be authenticated by 3rd parties which means that websites don't have to store user credentials.

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What is the difference between your Google Open Id and your Google Profile?

As far as I can tell, Google offers two separate Open Ids to all those who have a Google account. The first is accessed with www.google.com/accounts/o8/id and the second is just your Google profile ...
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Can I use Gmail on Google Apps as OpenID provider?

We use Gmail on Google Apps for email for our small company using our on domain-name. Now I would like to use the email-addresses with OpenID. Is there any way I can use Gmail on Google Apps as ...
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OpenID Consumer Plugin for Joomla [closed]

I've found a lot of plugins to turn Joomla into an OpenID provider - but I already have that setup and I need for Joomla 1.5 to consume OpenIDs - is there a plugin out there that will actually work ...
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OpenID Security

Couldn't any webapp that requires an OpenID login just secretly store my password and get access to my account(s)? If not, why not?
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Youtube login with Gmail account

YouTube allows to login via Google account. However, you need to have a YouTube account. When I clicked sign in with Google account, it showed me two options: Associate your YouTube account with ...
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Is it possible to change your MyOpenID.com username?

I have been poking around for a while and can't seem to find anywhere to do it or if it is even possible so.. Is it possible to change your MyOpenID.com username?
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OpenID, Gmail, Facebook, Yahoo login for Wordpress [closed]

I am looking for a way to allow users from different sites OpenID Gmail Facebook Yahoo AOL to login with their respective username/id. An example can be seen on this page Is there something like ...
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How to find a list of sites that I've authenticated with using my Google OpenID?

I use Google's Profile feature when logging into sites that support OpenID. Is there a way for me to get a list of all the websites that I have logged into using my Google Profile as my OpenID.
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What is OpenID, and what do you need to do to get one?

I'm not sure I understand what OpenID is ... but I see plenty of sites that ask you for it. What is it? and how do I create one?
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How can I use Facebook as an OpenID provider?

I'd like to use my Facebook account for my OpenID accounts. How can I do this?
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Use Google as an OpenID without logging into the rest of it?

Every time I login to Google as my OpenID I stay signed-in. This can get annoying as I feel safer searching Google without being logged-in, even if my dynamic IP is logged. Obviously I can just ...
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If my Gmail address is abcdefgh@gmail.com, then what would be my OpenID?

If my email is abcdefgh@gmail.com, what would be my OpenID?