Configuring SAML SSO for

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


  1. Log in 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 screen that appears, click Download Metadata and save it.
  5. IDP Details (Service Provider) configuration steps

  1. To enable SSO for your account, send an email to the's support team requesting them enable SAML SSO with the metadata file you had downloaded in Step 4 of Prerequisite.
  2. You will get a conformation email after SAML SSO has been enabled.

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. In the SP Identifier field enter your unique/organization name found in login URL. For example, if your login URL is, then the SP Identifier name is thinktoday.
  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
  10. Your users should now be able to sign in to through ADSelfService Plus.

    Note: For, both IdP-initiated and SP-initiated flows are supported.
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