How To Register Admin Tools for an OAuth App ID (Non-IWA Installs)

This is an in-depth, illustrated guide for assisting with registering Admin Tools as listed in STEP 1 of our Admin Tools 2.0 Installation Guide.

This is only necessary for Installs that DO NOT use Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA). 

These steps only apply to ArcGIS Enterprise environments. User’s with ArcGIS Online environments do not need to provide connector information or AppID information when using AdminTools.

Step-by-step guide

STEP 1: From the "My Content" tab, select "Add Item → An application."


STEP 2: Call it "Admin Tools."


STEP 3: Go to the "Settings" Tab of the new Admin Tools Application.


STEP 4: In the "Application" Section click the "Registered Info" button.

In some cases, a URL value must be added to the Data Source Field shown in the image above. This can be any URL, so add your own, or simply add


STEP 5: Note: The App ID is listed here. Providing this App ID will be necessary for the creation of your build.

NEXT, click the "Update" button.


STEP 6: Add the full URL of where admin tools will be running from (HTTP and/or HTTPS).


Please add the real domain you will be running Admin Tools from to this Redirect URI.


STEP 7: Finally, ensure you click the "Update" button to save these changes.

You should now have the OAuth App ID and Redirect URIs necessary to start the Admin Tools Installation.