About application essentials

Essentials

The Essentials pane contains basic information required by all applications.
Depending on the type of application, the Essentials pane may include additional application specific fields.

The Essentials Pane with callouts for the main fields: Label, Public Domain, PostLogin URL and others.

The Essentials pane includes:

Field Description

Comments

Label The name of the application. Tile name in Okta Tenant.

Required

Public Domain URL of domain entered by users to gain access to this application. Must be in DNS.

Required

Protected Web Resource

URL of the web resource being protected.

Required

Post Login URL Default URL users will be directed to on successful authentication. Defaults to Public Domain.

Optional

Groups Okta Tenant group(s) who are granted access to application.

Required

Description Optional description.

Optional

Service Provider Metadata

Metadata about the application can be obtained using the Service Provider Metadata button.

Service Provider Metadata is used when additional details about the application are required. Note that metadata can also be downloaded if required.
Service Provider meta data example