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Single Sign On (SSO) with ScreenSteps Live

Important: This article contains out-of-date information. For current application information, see Connecting Applications with JumpCloud Using Pre-Built Connectors.



  • How to configure User authorization.
  • SAML 2.0 Just-In-Time (JIT) user provisioning is supported by ScreenSteps Live.

Configure the Service Provider

  1. Log in to ScreenSteps Live as an administrator.
  2. Select Account Settings.
  3. Select Single Sign-on in the sidenav.
  4. Select Create Single Sign-on Endpoint.
  5. In the Title field, enter JumpCloud.
  6. Ensure that the Mode is set to SAML.
  7. In the Remote Login URL field, enter https://sso.jumpcloud.com/saml2/screenstepslive (this is the default IdP URL, but if you plan to change this value in JumpCloud in step 2, part 8 then provide your chosen value).
  8. In the Log out URL field, enter https://console.jumpcloud.com/userconsole/.
  9. Select Create.
  10. Back on the Single Sign-on page, select JumpCloud.
  11. Under SAML Certificate, select Upload new SAML Certificate file and upload your public certificate.
  12. Copy the SAML Consumer URL.
  13. (Optional) If you plan to access ScreenSteps via SP-initiated SSO, copy the SAML Test URL.
  14. Select Update.

Configure the JumpCloud SSO Application

  1. Access the JumpCloud Administrator Console at https://console.jumpcloud.com.
  2. Select Applications in the main navigation panel.
  3. Select the + in the upper left, scroll or search for the application in the 'Configure New Application' side panel, the select 'configure'.
  4. You can upload a service provider application's XML metadata file to populate SAML connector attributes for that application. The attributes populated by the metadata file may vary by the application. To apply a metadata file for the application you're connecting, click Upload Metadata. Navigate to the file you want to upload, then click Open. You'll see a confirmation of a successful upload. Be aware that if you upload more than one metadata file, you'll overwrite the attribute values applied in the previously uploaded file.
  5. In the IDP Entity ID field, enter https://YOURDOMAIN.TLD (e.g., https://thebestwidgets.com).
  6. Select Upload IdP Private Key and upload the private.pem file generated according to the above prerequisites.
  7. Select Upload IdP Certificate and upload the cert.pem file generated according to the above prerequisites.
  8. In the ACS URL field, paste the SAML Consumer URL you copied from the ScreenSteps configuration page.
  9. In the field terminating the IdP URL, either leave the default value or enter a plaintext string unique to this connector.
  10. (Optional) In the Display Label field, enter a label that will appear under the Service Provider logo within the JumpCloud User console.
  11. Select Activate.

Validate SSO authentication workflows

IdP Initiated

  • Access the JumpCloud User Console at https://console.jumpcloud.com.
  • Select the Service Provider icon.
  • This should automatically launch and login to the application.

SP Initiated

  • Navigate to your Service Provider application URL.
  • You will be redirected to log in to the JumpCloud User Portal.
  • The browser will be redirected back to the application and be automatically logged in.

Last Updated: Aug 20, 2019 09:40AM MDT

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