Configuring SAML SSO for Small improvements

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


  1. Login to ADSelfService Plus as an administrator.
  2. Navigate to  Configuration → Self-Service → Password Sync/Single Sign On → Add Application, and select Small Improvements from the applications displayed.
    Note: You can also find Small Improvements 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 and download the SSO certificate by clicking on the Download Certificate link.
  5. IDP Details

Small improvements (Service Provider) configuration steps

  1. Login to Small improvements with an administrator’s credentials.
  2. Navigate to Administration → Integration → SAML SSO.
  3. Enable SAML SSO.
  4. Paste the URL, copied in Step 4 of Prerequisite, in the Application Issuer URL and HTTPS Logout URL field.
  5. Open the downloaded certificate as a text file. Copy and paste the content it in the X.509 Certificate text field.
  6. Enable Allow login using password method.
  7. Click Save.

ADSelfService Plus (Identity Provider) configuration steps

  1. Now, switch to ADSelfService Plus’ Small-Improvements 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 Small Improvements account. For example, if you use to log in to Small Improvements, then is the domain name.
  6. Enter the SP Identifier of your Small-Improvements account in the SP Identifier field. For Example: https://<sp_identifier>
  7. You are required to request for a sub-domain name. To place a request: Navigate to Administration panel → Advanced settings → Sub domain Request.

  8. In the Name ID Format field, choose the format for the user login attribute value specific to the application.
  9. Note: Use Unspecified as the default option if you are unsure about the format of the login attribute value used by the application

  10. Click Add Application
Note: For Small Improvements, both SP and IDP initiated flows are supported. You are required to avail a sub domain name before proceeding with configuration.
Go to Top


Your request has been submitted to the ADSelfService Plus technical support team. Our technical support people will assist you at the earliest.


Need technical assistance?

  • Enter your email ID
  • Talk to experts
  • By clicking 'Talk to experts' you agree to processing of personal data according to the Privacy Policy.

Don't see what you're looking for?


    Visit our community

    Post your questions in the forum.


    Request additional resources

    Send us your requirements.


    Need implementation assistance?

    Try onboarding


Copyright © 2024, ZOHO Corp. All Rights Reserved.