Salesforce as IDP template


Step 1: Setup Salesforce as Identity Provider

Follow the steps below to configure Salesforce as IDP

  • Log into your Salesforce account as admin.
  • Switch to Salesforce Lightning mode from profile menu and then go to the Setup page by clicking on setup button.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Create SP via connected apps
  • From the left pane, select Settings TabIdentity Provider.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Create SP via connected apps
  • Click on Enable Identity Provider.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Create SP via connected apps
  • In the Service Provider section, click on the link to create the Service Provider using Connected Apps.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Create SP via connected apps
  • Enter Connected App Name, API Name and Contact Email.
  • Connected App Name Provide a name for Connected App
    API Name Provide a API name
    Contact Email Provide a Contact Email

    SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Fill connected apps details
  • Under the Web App Settings, check the Enable SAML checkbox and enter the following values:
  • Enable SAML Checked
    Entity ID SP-EntityID / Issuer from Service Provider Metadata Tab
    ACS URL ACS (AssertionConsumerService) URL from Service Provider Metadata Tab
    Subject Type Username
    Name ID Format urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:2.0:nameid-format:unspecified

    SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Fill connected apps details
  • Click on Save to save the configuration.
  • Now from the left pane, under Platform Tools section, go to Connected AppsManage Connected Apps. Click on the app you just created.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Fill connected apps details
  • In the Profiles section click Manage Profiles button.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Fill connected apps details
  • Assign the Profiles you want to give access to log in through this app.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Fill connected apps details
  • Under SAML Login Information, click on Download Metadata.
  • SAML Single Sign on (SSO) using Salesforce Identity Provider, Download Identity Providers metadata
  • Keep this metadata handy for configuring the Service Provider.
  • You have successfully configured Salesforce as SAML IdP ( Identity Provider) for achieving SSO login into your Service Provider Site.
Hello there!

Need Help? We are right here!

support
Contact miniOrange Support
success

Thanks for your inquiry.

If you dont hear from us within 24 hours, please feel free to send a follow up email to info@xecurify.com