If you have already completed the initial PingFederate setup, start at Creating a certificate in PingFederate and converting it to .p7b format.

  1. In PingFederate, go to the PingOne Account tab and click No, Set Up Without
  2. PingOne for Enterprise.
  3. On the License tab, click Choose File and select your PingFederate license. Click Next.
  4. On the Basic Information tab, enter a name in the Entity ID field. Click Next.
  5. On the Enable Roles tab, select Identity Provider. Click Next.
  6. On the Identity Provider Configuration tab, click Begin.

    The Directory Configuration page appears.

  7. On the Connection tab, enter the values for your directory using the following table as a guide, and then click Next and Done until you complete the directory configuration.
    Parameter Example Value

    Directory Type

    Active Directory

    Data Store Name



    Service Account DN

    CN=Administrator, CN=Users, DC=directoryTest, DC=testDC


    <Your directory server password>

    Search Base

    CN=Users, DC=directoryTest, DC=testDC

    Search Filter


  8. On the Administrator Account tab, enter the credentials for your primary administrator account.
  9. Click Next and Done to complete the PingFederate configuration.