Configuring SAML SSO for MangoApps

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


  1. Log in to ADSelfService Plus as an administrator.

  2. Navigate to Configuration → Self-service → Password Sync/Single Sign-on.

  3. Search for MangoApps and select it.

  4. Click Download SSO Certificate link in the top-right corner of the screen.

  5. In the SSO/SAML Details pop-up screen that appears,  note down the values of Login URL and Logout URL. We will need these values in a later step.

  6. Click Download SSO certificate and save the file (PEM file). Open the certificate file in a text editor and copy its content. We will need this in a later step.

MangoApps (Service Provider) configuration steps

  1. Now, log in to your MangoApps administrator account.

  2. Navigate to Admin → Integration → Single Sign-On → SAML

  3. Enable Allow SAML based federated login for the domain option.

  4. In the Issuer URL and SAML 2.0 Endpoint (HTTPS) fields, enter the Login URL value that you had saved in Step 5 of Prerequisite.

  5. In the Remote Logout URL field, enter the Logout URL value that you had saved in Step 5 of Prerequisite.

  6. In the X.509 Certificate field, paste the content that you had copied in Step 6 of Prerequisite.

  7. Click Save Settings.

ADSelfService Plus (Identity Provider) configuration steps

  1. Now, switch to ADSelfService Plus’ MangoApps configuration page.

  2. In the Domain Name field, enter the domain name of your email address. For example, if you use to log in to MangoApps, then is the domain name.

  3. In the SP Identifier field, enter the domain name in the URL. For example, if the MangoApps URL is, then thinktodaytech is the SP Identifier.

  4. Enter a Description for the connection.

  5. In the Available Policies field, select the policies for which you wish to enable single sign-on.

  6. Click Save.

      Your users should now be able to sign in to MangoApps through ADSelfService Plus.

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

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