Custom Basecamp Identity Provider

Last updated 10/03/2023

Step 1

Log in to the developer site of Basecamp:

Step 2

Click Register one now to create your app.

Step 3

  • For the name of your application, we recommend using your organization or company name.
  • Enter your company name, website, and logo.
  • Choose which Products apply to you.
Step 3

Step 4

  • For the Redirect URI, enter:

  • Click Register this app.
Step 4

Step 5

  • Click on your app to open the App details.
  • Take note of the Client ID and Client Secret on the App page for the Bread & Butter setup below.

Step 6

Bread & Butter Setup:

  1. Go to
  2. Click Sign In and authenticate (or Sign Up make a new account and authenticate).
  3. Go to Settings in the left menu.
  4. Click on Basecamp under SSO Settings > Social Accounts.
  5. Select "Set Basecamp for Production".
  6. Enter a custom name and description.
  7. Enter the Client ID from the Basecamp setup steps above.
  8. Enter the Client Secret from the Basecamp setup steps above.
  9. Click Save.
  10. Click the checkbox next to your new Basecamp provider to enable it.
Step 6