SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) For Shopify Using Auth0 as Identity Provider
miniOrange allows Auth0 to act as an IDP (Identity Provider), which allows users to Single
Sign-On (SSO) into Shopify
using Auth0 Credentials. Our application is compatible with all the SAML / OAuth compliant Identity
Providers. We will go through a step-by-step guide to configure Single Sign-On (SSO) into Shopify
using Auth0 as IdP (Identity Provider) and Shopify store as SP (Service Provider).
Pre-requisite : Single Sign On - SSO Application
To configure SSO into Shopify with Auth0 as IDP, you will need to install the miniOrange
Single Sign On - SSO Login Application on your Shopify store:
A new window will pop-up. Enter a name for the application and select Regular Web App. Click on
Select the Addons tab.
Enable SAML2 option in the addons. It will open up a Configuration window.
For the above
SAML configuration you need to get the Entity ID and ACS URL from Shopify
Now go to your Shopify store and navigate to App section and click on Single Sign On - SSO
Click on Setup IDP button in the top left in navigation bar.
Click on Configure SSO >> Add Identity Provider.
Select SAML protocol. Now click on the Click here link to get miniOrange metadata as shown in
For SP - INITIATED SSO section Select Show Metadata Details.
Enter the values in basic SAML configuration as shown in below screen.
SP Entity ID
Single Logut URL
Enter Application Callback URL, Audience, Recipient and other settings using SP entity ID and
ACS URL copied from your Shopify SSO app.
Scroll down and click on Save.
Go to the Usage tab and click on the Identity Provider
Metadata download link. It will download the metadata XML file which you'll need for setting up the
You have successfully completed Auth0 side configuration.
2. Configure Auth0 as Identity Provider (IDP) in miniOrange
Again navigate to the App section of Shopify store and click on Single Sign On - SSO
Click on Setup IDP button in the top left in navigation bar.
From the left navigation bar select Configure SSO and click on Add Identity Provider.
Select SAML and click on Import IDP metadata.
Enter IDP name and browse for the file downloaded in step
1. Click on Import.
If you don't have metadata file, you can also provide the details manually. You need to configure following
IDP Entity ID
Entity ID of IDP
Single Login URL
Login Url from IDP
Single Logout URL
Logout Url from IDP
The public key certificate of your Keycloak server.
Click on Save.
You have successfully completed Shopify side configuration.
Go to Configure SSO tab.
Click on Select >> Test Connection option against the Identity Provider you configured.
On entering valid Auth0 credentials you will see a pop-up window which as shown in below screen.
4. Testing SSO for your Shopify Store
Go to your Shopify Store login page.(https://<your-shopify-storedomain>/account/login)
Click on the login button you customized earlier.
You’ll be redirected to the login page of the IDP you configured in previous step. Log in with your IDP
You’ll be successfully logged in to your Shopify store.
Hence you have successfully configured Shopify Single Sign-On (SSO) using Auth0 as IDP and Shopify as
miniOrange Single Sign-On (SSO) login application. This solution ensures that you are ready to roll
access to your Shopify store using Auth0 login credentials within minutes.
This may be because your primary domain would be different from your Shopify domain. To check your
primary domain and make SSO work, follow the steps given here.
This issue arises when either the trial period of your Development plan is expired.
Or if your plan is not auto-renewed from the Shopify end. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to
resolve the plan
upgrade issue and get smooth functioning of the SSO – Single Sign On
As email is a required entity in Shopify for account creation as well as login operation, Single
Sign On is not successful in this case. To resolve this error, please follow given here.
When I am performing SSO, I am getting ‘Please verify if Shopify App is installed’ error. To resolve
this error, please follow given here.
If your error or query is not listed here, click here
to see others.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have followed the steps to set IdP but where can I check SSO?
Follow the steps outlined here. to configure SSO in Shopify with your preferred
I installed the Shopify SSO application. I clicked on the “SETUP IDP” option but nothing opened up.
Redirection to any other site might be blocked in the browser. Please follow the steps given here to resolve the issue.
When I try to perform SSO, I get redirected to the “Incorrect App Configuration” page and then after
subsequent attempts, I get redirected to https://store.xecurify.com/moas/login page.
You might be trying to perform SSO in the different tab of the same browser where you have opened
our Single Sign-On – SSO Application or accessed the configuration portal of our application. In
this case, SSO will be restricted due to security reasons.
Try to perform Single Sign On in a new incognito/private window or in a different
browser in order to make SSO work.
After performing SSO, I want my customers to redirect to the collections or discount offer page.
Follow the steps outlined here. to redirect your customer to collections/cart or
any other page.
preferred Identity Provider and start setting up SSO for Shopify right away
If you dont hear from us within 24 hours, please feel free to send a follow up email to email@example.com
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