[[!if test="enabled(openid)" then="This wiki has OpenID enabled." else="This wiki has OpenID disabled."]]

OpenID is a decentralized authentication mechanism that allows you to have one login that you can use on a growing number of websites.

If you have an account with some of the larger web service providers, you might already have an OpenID. Directory of OpenID providers

[[!if test="enabled(openid)" then=""" To sign in to this wiki using OpenID, just enter it in the OpenID field in the signin form. You do not need to give this wiki a password or go through any registration process when using OpenID. """]]

It's also possible to make a page in the wiki usable as an OpenID url, by delegating it to an openid server. Here's an example of how to do that:

[[!meta  openid="http://yourid.myopenid.com/"