Configuring SAML SSO for Recognize

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


  1. Log in to ADSelfService Plus as an administrator.

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

  3. Search for Recognize 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, copy the values of Login URL and Logout URL, and click Download SSO certificate and save the certificate file (PEM file). We will need these values and file in later steps.

Recognize (Service Provider) configuration steps

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

  2. Navigate to Menu → Company Domain

  3. Under Company Dashboard, click Settings.

  4. Scroll down Settings, Under SSO settings , toggle the pointer Enable SSO to Yes.

  5. In the both Entity Id and SSO target URL fields, paste the Login URL value you had saved in  Step 5 of Prerequisite.

  6. In SLO target URL, paste the Logout URL value you had saved in  Step 5 of Prerequisite.

  7. In Name identifier format field make sure, urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:2.0:ac:classes:PasswordProtectedTransport is present.

  8. In Certificate, paste the certificate value that you had downloaded in Step 5 of Prerequisite in the text box.

  9. Click Save Settings changes.

ADSelfService Plus (Identity Provider) configuration steps

  1. Now, switch to ADSelfService Plus’ Recognize 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 Recognize, then is the domain name.

  3. Enter a Description for the connection.

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

  5. Click Save.

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

    For Recognize, only IdP-initiated flows is supported.

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