Configuring SAML SSO for Showdme

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


  1. Login to ADSelfService Plus as an administrator.

  2. Navigate to Configuration → Self-service → Password Synchronizer..

  3. Locate and click on Showdme in the list of applications provided.

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

  5. In the pop-up that appears, copy the Login URL and download the SSO certificate by clicking on the Download SSO Certificate.

Showdme (Service Provider) configuration steps

  1. Login to Showdme with an administrator’s credentials.
    (https:// <subdomain>

  2. Navigate to Admin tools → Authentication

  3. Enable OKTA and click Edit.

  4. Paste the URL, copied in step 5 of Prerequiste, in the SSO URL and SSO Identity provider issuer URL.

  5. Open the downloaded certificate as a text file. Copy and paste the content it in the X.509 Certificate text field.

  6. You can save the configuration. 

ADSelfService Plus (Identity Provider) configuration steps

  1. Now, switch to ADSelfService Plus’ Showdme 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 Showdme, then Showdme is the domain name.2

  3. Enter Showdme admin account SP-Identifier in the respective field.(https:// <SP_Identifier>

  4. Provide a Description in the respective field.

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

  6. Click Save and log out of ADSelfService Plus.

For Showdme, single sign-on is supported for SP and IDP initiated flow. 

Go to Top
Copyright © 2020, ZOHO Corp. All Rights Reserved.