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Okta Integration: Single Sign-On Setup

Single Sign-On with Okta


If you are looking for User provisioning with Okta, see User provisioning

Please Note: This integration is available for Plus customers only

Main takeaways:

Okta & Forecast

Forecasts integration with Okta allows you to use Okta for user provisioning service when accessing Forecast. This means that your Forecast account will have an extra layer of security. In order to make use of the integration please make sure that your email in Forecast is the same as the one in Okta. Below the article will walk you through how to set up your Okta.

Setting up SSO

Step 1: Go to the Profile section of Okta


Step 2: Go to Assign Applications

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Step 3: In Assign Applications, Click Add Application

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Step 4: Click Create New App

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Step 5: Select OpenID Connect and click Create

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Step 6:  Name the application Forecast and upload the picture located here: https://app.forecast.it/forecast_logo_okta.png


Step 7: Set Login redirect URIs to  and click Save



Step 8: Edit General Settings and fill in the details as listed below. When done, click Save



Step 9: Copy the “Client ID” and “Client secret”. These are needed in Forecast

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Step 10: Navigate to https://app.forecast.it/settings/catalog/okta (If you do not see any input fields, please contact Forecast to get these enabled)


Step 11: Fill in your “Okta account URL”, “Application client-id” and “Application client secret” and click Save


Step 12: To allow users to log in to Forecast from Okta, simply assign them to the application in Okta