Configure Active Directory sign-in for Employee Portal
26-Jan-2023 · Felix Fung
Why configure Active Directory sign-in for Employee Portal portal?
You would like to make use of Active Directory accounts for authorization/authentication at Employee Portal. Once configured, staffs will be able to login with their Active Directory account. System will look for the staff record with same Active Directory User name, and login the staff as that account.
Steps to configure Active Directory sign-in for Employee Portal
Go to System Setting
Turn on Enable Active Directory (AD) Authentication
At Domain Name, depends on your environment, you can provide connection details in two styles:
Active Directory: domain name of the Active Directory
LDAP: LDAP style connection string in the form of LDAP://[LDAP domain]|[LDAP container]
For each Applicant profile, update Active Directory User Name. Backstage will use this linkage to authenticate the user.
When the setup is done, staffs are required to login to Employee Portal with their Active Directory credentials