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Setup JumpCloud SSO Login
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Written by Alex Johnson
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Admin Privileges

This guide requires a user who is both an admin of JumpCloud, as well as an admin of Vendr.


Part 1 - JumpCloud Admin Portal Setup

  1. Log in to the JumpCloud Admin Portal:

  2. Go to User Authentication > SSO.

  3. Click ( + ) to configure a new application (or Get Started if this is your first one).

  4. Click the Custom SAML App button at the bottom of the page.

  5. You'll land on the General tab, by default. Enter a Display Label (can be whatever name you prefer).

  6. Select the SSO tab.

  7. Enter the following values for the IdP Entity ID, SP Entity ID, and ACS URL fields:

    1. IdP Entity ID: Y1tjGnmtFlabTdw8gHo!PF

    2. SP Entity ID: urn:amazon:cognito:sp:us-east-1_ZT4DHbbKd

  8. Scroll down a bit and check the "Declare Redirect Endpoint" box

  9. Click activate to save and activate the connector.

  10. You should be redirected to the "Configured Applications" table on the SSO page:

    1. Select the application you just configured

    2. Click the "Download Metadata" button in the top right of the table.

Part 2 - Vendr Account Setup

  1. Inside your Vendr account, go to the SSO tab of the Settings page.

  2. Select JumpCloud from the "SSO Provider" dropdown menu.

  3. Drag and drop the XML file you downloaded from Step 5 (in the Google Admin console setup section above) into the "Identity Provider XML" section.

  4. Click "Submit" (button will turn purple after you've uploaded a valid XML file).


At this point, you should be all set! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to Support.

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