Make an app the profile master

  1. In the Admin Console, click Applications.
  2. Optional. Enter the application name in the Search field.
  3. Click an application name in the list of applications.
  4. Click the Provisioning tab.
  5. Select To Okta in the SETTINGS list.
  6. Scroll to Profile & Lifecycle Mastering, click Edit, and select the Allow <app> to master Okta users check box.
  7. Click OK in the Enable Profile Mastering dialog box if it appears.
  8. Optional. Select what should happen to the user when they are deactivated in the app:
    • Do Nothing: Prevents activity in the app from controlling the user life cycle. This still allows profile master control of attributes and mappings.
    • Deactivate: This default setting allows the user to be automatically deactivated when deactivated in the target app.
    • Suspend: This setting allows the user to be automatically suspended when deactivated in the target app.

  9. Optional. Select what should happen to a user when they are reactivated in the app:
    • Reactivate suspended Okta users: Allows an admin to choose if a suspendedOkta user should be reactivated when they have been reactivated in the app.
    • Reactivate deactivated Okta users: Allows an admin to choose if a deactivatedOkta user should be reactivated when they have been reactivated in the app.
  10. Click Save.