Automatically update user attributes

Okta updates a user’s attributes in the application when an app is assigned. After app assignment, attribute changes made to the Okta user profile automatically overwrite the corresponding attribute value in the application.

  1. On the Okta Admin Console, go to Applications > Applications.
  2. Enter the application name in the Search field.

  3. Click the application name and click the Provisioning tab.
  4. Select To App in the SETTINGS list.
  5. Click Edit in the Provisioning to App area.
  6. Click Enable for the Update User Attributes option and click Save.