Configure the Okta Browser Plugin (end-user settings)

To configure Okta browser plugin, click the gear icon in the plugin. End-users can configure the following options in the Okta browser plugin.

Okta Plugin Settings

 

Option What it does
Recommend secure passwords for apps The plugin will recommend secure passwords when end usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "end users" as the people who have their own Okta home page (My Applications), using apps to authenticate into all of their apps. End users do not have any administrative control. When we refer to "users" we are generally referring to the individual(s) who have administrative control. register for new apps and/or reset appAn abbreviation of application. Essentially, it is a web-based site used to perform any number of specific tasks, and requires authentication from end users by signing in. passwords (assuming these features are enabled for your orgThe Okta container that represents a real-world organization.).
Prompt to save apps to your Okta dashboard

The plugin will offer to save your app credentials and create the app on the Okta End User Dashboard when they:

After they click the submit button (for example, login or register button), the Okta browser plugin detects the action and offers to save the app.

Advanced settings

 

Info

Caution

These settings are provided for troubleshooting purposes. Changing these settings may cause unexpected behavior or compromise the security of your system.

 

Option What it does
Enable Okta Plugin logs Displays Okta plugin activity on the developer console.
Use local JavaScript

Configures the plugin to use the local version of the content script embedded in the plugin instead of the latest content script that is typically obtained every time you visit the Okta dashboard.

This is helpful if there is a problem with the latest content script downloaded from Okta servers.

Enable plugin account chooser Improves security by prompting end users with an active Okta session to trust or reject subsequent Okta accounts the first time they access those accounts. For details, see Switch between multiple accounts using the plugin.
Reset Okta plugin Refreshes the plugin cache if there's a problem with the plugin.

 

Related Topics

Configure the browser plugin (admin settings)

Switch between multiple accounts using the plugin

Add an app from the browser plugin

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