Configuring SAML SSO for

These steps will guide you through setting up the single sign-on functionality between ADSelfService Plus and


  1. Login to ADSelfService Plus as an administrator.
  2. Navigate to  Configuration → Self-Service → Password Sync/Single Sign On → Add Application, and select from the applications displayed.
    Note: You can also find application that you need from the search bar located in the left pane or the alphabet wise navigation option in the right pane.
  3. Click IdP details in the top-right corner of the screen.
  4. In the pop-up that appears, copy the Login URL, Logout URL and download the SSO certificate by clicking on the Download Certificate.
  5. IDP Details (Service Provider) configuration steps

  1. Log in to using your administrator credentials.
  2. In the bottom-left corner, click the Account settings icon, and then click Admin.

  3. Click the SINGLE SIGN-ON tab.
  4. In the REMOTE LOGIN URL and ISSUER URL fields, paste the Login URL value you copied in Step 4 of Prerequisite.
  5. In the REMOTE LOGOUT URL field, paste the Logout URL value you copied in Step 4 of Prerequisite.
  6. In the IDENTITY PROVIDER CERTIFICATE field, Copy and paste the content of the SSO certificate file you downloaded in Step 4 of Prerequisite.

  7. Toggle the Enable Single Sign-On? switch to ON.
  8. Copy the ASSERTION CONSUMER URL and ENTITY ID values. We will need these in later steps.


ADSelfService Plus (Identity Provider) configuration steps

  1. Now, switch to ADSelfService Plus’ configuration page.
  2. Enter the Application Name and Description.
  3. In the Assign Policies field, select the policies for which SSO need to be enabled.
    Note:ADSelfService Plus allows you to create OU and group-based policies for your AD domains. To create a policy, go to Configuration → Self-Service → Policy Configuration → Add New Policy.
  4. Select Enable Single Sign-On.
  5. Enter the Domain Name of your account. For example, if you use to log in to, then is the domain name.
  6. Paste the ACS URL and Entity ID values you had copied in Step 8 of configuration.
  7. In the Name ID Format field, choose the format for the user login attribute value specific to the application.
  8. Note: Use Unspecified as the default option if you are unsure about the format of the login attribute value used by the application

  9. Click Add Application
Note: For, single sign-on is supported only for IDP initiated flow.
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