Configuring Jive to use Claims

You need to configure Jive to use Claims before installing the Jive for SharePoint add-on.

Fastpath: Admin Console: System > System properties

To configure Jive to use Claims:

  1. In the Admin Console, go to System > System Properties.
  2. Add the following system properties:
    1. Set to,,
      The property refers to the Jive domains of the clients.
    2. Set jive.use.strict.https to false.
      This property is optional.
  3. Contact Support to set up the following for you:
    1. Set up and jive.use.strict.https system properties.
    2. Configure SAML SSO, if required.
  4. To use Claims ID mapping instead of email mapping:
    1. Go to People > Settings > Global Profile Settings.
    2. Click Create new field.
    3. In New Profile Wizard: Step 1 of 2, choose the Text Field type, then click Continue.
    4. In New Profile Wizard: Step 2 of 2, in Filed Name,
    5. Under Translations, type Claims ID for the English translation.

  5. Under Attributes, select Required.
  6. Click Finish.
    You should now see the new parameter under Other Profile Fields on the Profile Settings page, as shown in the following image:

  7. To configure SSO:
    1. Go to People > Settings > Single Sign On.
    2. On the SAML tab, click Enable.
    3. Copy the content from the following federation file and paste into the large text box on the Metadata tab:
      • The domain name of the servers (ADFS, SharePoint, Web Apps).
      • adfs3: The hostname of the ADFS.
    4. Click Save all SAML Settings.
    5. Go to the User Attributes Mapping tab.
    6. Complete the form by adding the URLs into the Username, Email, First Name, and Last Name fields, as shown in the following image:

    7. Click Save all SAML Settings.