# Microsoft Azure AD
The following steps must be taken to integrate Virtuoso with Microsoft Azure AD.
1. Start by enabling SAML authentication in Virtuoso by going to
Organization settings and activating
Enable SAML integration
Keep this window open since
Entity ID and
IDP redirect URL are going to be necessary to configure Azure AD.
2. Access your Azure Active Directory page in another window
Create your own application
Give the application a meaningful name like
Virtuoso and click on the
Ensure that the option
Integrate any other application you don't find in the gallery (Non-gallery) is selected.
6. Click on the link
Get started in the
Set up single sign on box
Edit Basic SAML configuration
9. Copy Virtuoso
Entity Id and
Idp redirect URL to the
Identifier (Entity ID) and
Reply URL (Assertion Consumer Service URL) respectively in the Basic SAML configuration.
Edit Attributes & Claims
Unique User Identifier (Name ID) attribute to
13. Download the
App Federation Metadata Url
14. Upload into Virtuoso the metadata file
Save and you're done!
Don't forget to add users to the Azure application. Only users registered in the Azure application will be able to login in Virtuoso.