App Links

App Links Overview

The App Links page displays a listing of the currently configured application links. These links will be displayed to end users on the My Account->Apps page.

Who has access?

SAML Administrators

Detailed Description

If any App Links exist, they will be listed in the App Login Links area. To update an existing App Link, click on the name of the App Link in the Login Link column.

Create App Link buttons

To create a new App Link, click on the button in the sidebar corresponding to the type of link to create, either Create SAML 2.0 App Link or Create SAML 1.1 App Link. The ‘Create App Link’ page will be displayed with the fields necessary to create that type of link.

Update/Create SAML 2.0 App Link

Service Provider Entity ID

The Entity ID of the Service Provider that is to be accessed via this App Link. This is a drop down list of the SAML 2.0 Service Providers that have been configured within the Elastic SSO application.

Link Text

This is the text that will be displayed to the end user when they view My Accounts->Apps. The text will be a clickable link to access the Service Provider.

Relay State

Usually, this specifies the target URL to be navigated to once a session has been established with the SP and authentication is complete. The value can be dependent on the SP implementation. This parameter is optional. The SP should have a default location to navigate to after successfully processing an unsolicited response, although, that is also dependent on the SP implementation.

Enabled

Indicates whether the App Link is to be enabled within the Elastic SSO application. Disabled App Links are not displayed to the end user.

Update/Create SAML 1.1 App Link

Service Provider Entity ID

The Entity ID of the Service Provider that is to be accessed via this App Link. This is a drop down list of the SAML 1.1 Service Providers that have been configured within the Elastic SSO application.

Link Text

This is the text that will be displayed to the end user when they view My Accounts->Apps. The text will be a clickable link to access the Service Provider.

Shire

The ACS URL of the service provider. This drop down list will be populated from the SP configurations and can be refreshed by clicking on the Reload Shire List button.

Target

This specifies the target URL to be navigated to once a session has been established with the SP and authentication is complete.

Enabled

Indicates whether the App Link is to be enabled within the Elastic SSO application. Disabled App Links are not displayed to the end user.

Delete App Link

To delete a App Link, click on the Delete Service Provider button displayed in the page sidebar of the Update App Link page. A prompt will be displayed to confirm that the App Link is to be deleted.