If you are migrating from an alternative IdP such as Shibboleth, also see: Migrating from your own IdP
If you're unsure about anything or get stuck, we're happy to help. Hit the support link in the top right of the admin area to get through to your local support guys.
Add the connection in OpenAthens
When you use the refresh metadata button it will update everything in the connection with values from the metadata including endpoints, names and certificates. This will also undo any manual changes you have made on the advanced tab. The metadata URL can be removed to guard against this if you choose.
If for any reason you have locked your ADFS system down to use TLS versions earlier than 1.2, we're going to reject the connections and it won't work.
Pseudonymous identifiers are recommended for the unique user attribute to avoid potential problems with data protection legislation as that identifier will live on for a time in the audit trail after other mapped attributes are cleared.