Map custom attributes

You can map custom attributes that are not included in the default profile. Using the ProxyAddresses attribute as an example, the following instructions explain how to map custom attributes.

 

Procedure

Step 1. Add a custom attribute to your Okta Active Directory profile

  1. In the AdminAn abbreviation of administrator. This is the individual(s) who have access to the Okta Administrator Dashboard. They control the provisioning and deprovisioning of end users, the assigning of apps, the resetting of passwords, and the overall end user experience. Only administrators have the Administration button on the upper right side of the My Applications page. Console, go to Directory > Profile Editor.
  2. Open the Profiles sub-tab, then expand the DIRECTORIES menu on the left and select the desired AD profile.
  3. Click the Add Attribute button.

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    The Pick Schema Attributes screen opens.

  1. Search for, then select the ProxyAddresses attribute.

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  2. Click Save.

 

Step 2. Add the Attribute to your Office 365 App Profile

  1. Select the Profiles sub-tab, then expand the APPS menu on the left and select your Office 365 User profile.
  2. Click Add Attribute.

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    The Pick Schema Attributes screen opens.

  1. Search for, then select the ProxyAddresses attribute.
  2. Click Save.

 

Step 3. Map from Okta to Office 365

  1. ​With your Microsoft Office 365 User profile still selected, click Map Attributes.

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    The Microsoft Office 365 User Profile Mappings screen opens.

  1. Select the Okta to Microsoft Office 365 tab.
  2. Scroll down and enter the following expression for the ProxyAddresses attribute:

    hasDirectoryUser()?findDirectoryUser().proxyAddresses:null

  3. Click Save Mappings.

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  4. Select Apply updates now so that the new mappings apply to all users with this profile.

 

Related topics

Using Custom Attributes with Active Directory

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