Activate OAuth 2.0 with Azure Active Directory

Here you find information about what actions are needed in Azure Active Directory and in Monitor G5 to be able to use OAuth 2.0 authentication for incoming e-mail to Monitor G5 from Exchange Online.

Register an application in Azure Active Directory

Register a client application for Monitor G5 in Azure Active Directory. Please see the Microsoft documentation. Also see this documentation.

Please note! When addressing this issue you should, if needed, contact your IT consultant for help with the required actions in Azure Active Directory!

Additional settings for e-mail in Monitor G5

As of version 22.6 you have to configure the additional settings in Monitor G5 mentioned below, in the respective procedures. Here you find a description of the settings.

System settings:

  • E-mail method – Select the option called Server based, via Microsoft Exchange Online.
  • Application (client) ID – Copy the value from Application (client) ID in your client application in Azure Active Directory.
  • Directory (tenant) ID – Copy the value from Directory (tenant) ID in your client application in Azure Active Directory.
  • Authentication flow – Select authentication flow to use for Exchange Online. You can choose between Client secret and User name/Password.
  • Client secret – If you selected the Client secret option as authentication flow, you should copy the Value for the client secret you created in Azure Active Directory, and paste it here.

Users:

If you have specific e-mail settings for users (which overrides the corresponding system settings) you may need to make adjustments/additions to these settings as well.

If you have the Webshop option, you need to configure the below settings for the WEBSHOP user (used for the webshop):

  • E-mail method – Select the option called Server based, via Microsoft Exchange Online.
  • User name (Exchange) / Password (Exchange) – If the above system setting, Authentication flow, is set to User name/Password, you must enter the user name and password for the Exchange account.

Settings for incoming e-mail:

If you have registered e-mail accounts for different types of incoming e-mail, for example, Monitor-to-Monitor, you must complement with the settings which correspond to the system settings, and copy the same values to paste here.

Additional settings for e-mail in options to Monitor G5

In Webshop Administration you must configure the below setting for e-mail. See also a description of the setting here.

  • E-mail method – Select the option called According to user settings in Monitor G5.