The main purpose of establishing a Single Sign-On (SSO) process with Absorb is to allow your users a single point of entry into your system while providing them access to multiple other independent systems. Login using WordPress Users ( WP as SAML IDP ) plugin gives you the ability to use your WordPress credentials to log into Absorb LMS. Here we will go through a step-by-step guide to configure SSO between, Absorb LMS as Service Provider and WordPress as an Identity Provider.
Note: Premium Version is required to set up SSO with Absorb LMS.
Pre-requisite: Download And Installation
Follow the steps below to configure SSO between Absorb LMS and WordPress.
|Service Provider Name||Name of your Service Provider.|
|SP Entity ID or Issuer||Copy and paste the SP-EntityID from Absorb LMS..|
|ACS URL||Copy and paste the ACS URL from Absorb LMS.|
|Name||Name of your Identity Provider|
|Key||The key is the x509 public certificate of the IDP Metadata,you can find this in IDP Metadata as Certificate .|
|Mode||Choose the principle request mode,either Service Provider Initiated orIdentity Provider Initiated.|
|Id Property||A unique identifier field chosen in the Absorb LMS to be used as the identifying NameID through the SAML assertion.Select Email Address from the drop-down.|
|Login URL||This is the URL where Absorb redirects users if they navigate directly to the Portal URL without an active session.You can find this in IDP Metadata as SAML Login URL|
|Logout URL (optional)||This is the URL where Absorb redirects users when they log out of the Absorb system.You can find this in IDP Metadata as SAML Logout URL|
|Automatically Redirect (optional)||When turned on, redirects all users who navigate directly to the Portal URL to the Login URL.Note: For the SP Initiated Mode this setting is always enabled.|
|Assigned Routes||This field allows you to search for and select any existing routes to assign.Assign which routes in your portal you would like to associate with this SSO configuration.|
|Name||User Meta Data|
|Name||Custom Attribute Value|