Enable Okta single sign-on integration (SSO)

Everhour provide an easy-to-use integration with Okta to support SSO for you or everyone in your team.

  • SSO using Okta is available on our Team Plan
  • Team owner or admin will need to first enable SSO
  • An Okta Admin account

Go to Administration Console > Applications. Click Create App Integration button and choose SAML 2.0 option. Click Next button.


Fill the form:

  • App nameEverhour
  • App logo: optional
  • App visibility: leave unchecked

Fill the form:

  • Single sign on URL: Copy and paste Consumer URL (consumerUrl) from Everhour, i.e: https://api.everhour.com/saml/consume
  • Use this for Recipient URL and Destination URL: must be checked
  • Allow this app to request other SSO URLs: leave unchecked
  • Audience URI (SP Entity ID): Copy and paste Metadata URL (metadataUrl) from Everhour, i.e: https://api.everhour.com/saml/metadata
  • Default RelayState: leave empty
  • Name ID formatEmailAddress
  • Application usernameEmail
  • Advanced settings: leave as is

Fill the form:

  • Are you a customer or partner?I'm an Okta customer adding an internal app
  • App typeThis is an internal app that we have created

Assign newly created application to people. Select Assignments tab > click Assign > choose Assign to People option.

Select as users as you want to assign and click  Assign button. Specify User Name for a specific user, in our case - email address. Then click Save and Go Back button.


Select Application > Everhour > Sign On tab and click on Setup Instruction Data button.

  • Copy the Identity Provider Single Sign-On URL and paste the Sign-in page URL into its corresponding field on Everhour (ssoUrl).
  • Copy the X.509 Certificate and paste the X.509 Certificate into its corresponding field on Everhour (x509Certificate).
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