How to Setup Active Directory Authentication on 42Gears UEM

Active Directory (AD) authentication offers a faster, secure, and scalable authentication mechanism for corporate-owned devices. It is a convenient  way for IT admins to manage a large number of enrolled devices. 42Gears UEM allows Active Directory authentication for users who have an account in an Active Directory domain.

Steps to setup OAuth authentication as ADFS on 42Gears UEM –

1. Login to 42Gears UEM Console. Click Settings

2. Select Account Settings

Account Settings

3. Select Device Enrollment Rules

Device Enrollment Rules

4.  Select Advanced Device Authentication and OAuth Authentication from Device Authentication Type drop-down

Select oauth Authentication

5.  Enter Auth Endpoint and Token Endpoint

Enter endpoint details

6.  Click Generate to get the Client ID


Note – Client ID is to be generated only for ADFS server. For AzureAD, GSUITE and others, there are pre-generated client IDs.

7.  Copy Client Secret from the server machine and click Apply


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