Authorize GSPS for your domain

If you want to use a service account as your authentication method for G Suite Password Sync (GSPS), you need to create an account and set it up before you install GSPS. 

Step 1: Create a service account

Complete the steps in Create a service account.

Step 2: Authorize your client ID in the Admin console

  1. Sign in to the Google Admin console.
  2. On the Security page, click Advanced settings. You might need to click Show more to see Advanced settings
  3. In the Authentication section, click Manage API client access
  4. In the Client Name field, enter your service account's Client ID.
  5. In the One or More API scopes box, copy and paste the following scope:

    https://www.googleapis.com/auth/admin.directory.user

  6. Click Authorize.
  7. Next to the client ID you entered, make sure the scope appears with a description. If it doesn’t, enter the scope again correctly and click Authorize.
  8. Go back to the Google Cloud Platform Console and click Save.

Next steps

You're now ready to Add users to your Google domain.

 

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