How to Configure SAML 2.0 for &frankly


Supported Features

The Okta/&frankly SAML integration currently supports the following features:

For more information on the listed features, visit the Okta Glossary.

Configuration Steps

  1. Save the following as metadata.xml:

    Sign in to Okta Admin app to have this variable generated for you.
  2. Log in to your &frankly instance as an administrator.

  3. Navigate to Account > User management.

  4. In the Authentication section save your company ID (Company Identifier) value.

  5. Select the Enterprise Sign-on (SAML) option from the dropdown list.

  6. IDP Metadata XML: Upload the metadata.xml file from step 1.

  7. Click Save:

  8. Enter SAML config info in &frankly

  9. In Okta, select the Sign On tab for the &frankly app, then select Edit.

    • Enter the Company Identifier from step 4 into the corresponding field.

    • Default Relay State: Copy and paste the following:

      https://andfrankly.com/saml/okta/?saml_sso=[Company Identifier].

    • Click Save:

    In Okta enter Company Identifier and Default Relay values

  10. Done!


The following SAML attributes are supported:

SP-initiated SSO

Open the Default Relay State Value: https://andfrankly.com/saml/okta/?saml_sso=[Company Identifier]