How to use OKTA SSO with
V2 Cloud

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In this tutorial, you will learn how to configure Okta SSO to work with V2 Cloud cloud computer.

Create an account on Okta and sign in. Please note you cannot use an active V2 Cloud user to log in with Okta. It will not work if the user exist in our system.

STEP 1

Click on your name and then Your apps.

STEP 2

Select the Admin tab.

STEP 3

Select Create a New App in The Get Started tab.

STEP 4

Select the Web Platform and SAML 2.0 sign on method.

STEP 5

Add a logo (optional) and name your app (V2 Cloud here) and then click next.

STEP 6

Fill the blank spaces as below. We only need to fill them to get to the next step to gather the right information.

STEP 7

Click on finish.

STEP 8

Scroll down and select View Setup Instruction and keep this page open.

STEP 9

Open your V2 Cloud Dashboard and go to SSO connector

STEP 10

Select Create a new identity connector.

STEP 11

Fill the information as seen below with the page you kept open from STEP 7. You have to copy everything and paste it

It should look like the screenshot below. Click Submit.

STEP 12

Go back to Okta in the Admin tab under Directory. Select the user you want to assign to the V2 Cloud app you just created.

STEP 13

Select Assign Applications and follow the instructions on the popup window.

STEP 14

In Okta, go to Applications – Select V2 Cloud and go to General. Scroll down and select Edit under SAML Settings.

You can find the information to fill the blank in your Dashboard – SSO Connectors – Actions – View SP Config.

STEP 15

In your administrator session in V2 Cloud; open Control Panel and go to System. Select Advanced network setting and go to Remote. Uncheck the last option to disable Network Level Authentication.

STEP 16

Go back to the V2 Cloud login page and select Login with SSO. Enter the name you gave to the Okta application in STEP 10 (Okta here).

STEP 17

Enter your Okta credentials. You should see the picture you chose while creating your Okta account to confirm it is the right one.

You are done. You can now use your Okta credentials to login to V2 Cloud.