Microsoft Azure Active Directory

Azure Active Directory is a cloud-based directory and identity management service from Microsoft.

Integrations and Connectors

AgilePoint NX integrates in these ways with Microsoft Azure Active Directory:

  • Activities in Process Builder
  • Authentication
  • Access tokens

Activities in Process Builder

You can use out-of-the-box activities for MS Azure Active Directory to execute actions in process-based apps.

An activity is a functional unit, or task, in a process-based app. Activities that integrate with a third-party system provide access to the API functionality for that system in a simple, point-and-click, form-entry format. This means that you can easily leverage APIs without writing code.

Figure: Process Activities for MS Azure Active Directory

Process Activities for Windows Azure Active Directory

The following activities are available for MS Azure Active Directory:

  • Add Users To Group
  • Create Group
  • Create User
  • Delete Group
  • Delete Group Members
  • Delete Users
  • Get Groups
  • Get Group Members
  • Reset User Password
  • Retrieve User Profile
  • Update Group
  • Update User

For more information, refer to the process activities for MS Azure Active Directory in Process Builder.


You can use Microsoft Azure Active Directory to authenticate and sign in to AgilePoint NX Portal .

For more information, refer to:

Figure: Authentication Configuration screen

Authentication Configuration screen

Sign In With screen

Access Tokens

You can create access tokens for Microsoft Azure Active Directory.

An access token is a secure object that stores an endpoint (usually a URL) and authentication credentials to connect to a service or technology. Often this is an external or third-party service, like Salesforce or SharePoint, but access tokens can also connect to an AgilePoint NX enviornment, local database, or other types of technologies. Once an access token is created, app designers can simply select and reuse it, rather than entering the credentials each time they are needed.

For more information, refer to Access tokens for Microsoft Azure Active Directory.

Figure: MS Azure Active Directory Access Token Configuration screen

WAAD Access Token Configuration screen

Related Topics


Some information about third-party integrations is outside the scope of the AgilePoint NX Product Documentation. It is the responsibility of the vendors who create and maintain these technologies to provide this information. This includes specific business use cases and examples; explanations for third-party concepts; details about the data models and input and output data formats for third-party technologies; and various types of IDs, URL patterns, connection string formats, or other technical information that is specific to the third-party technologies. For more information, refer to Where Can I Find Information and Examples for Third-Party Integrations?

Microsoft Azure Active Directory Documentation

Use these links to find third-party vendor documentation for Microsoft Azure Active Directory:

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