Enable SAML SSO for your organization (single sign-on)

Organization admins can enable SAML SSO for their organization using Okta or Google.

To set up Threads SAML SSO with Okta

  1. Sign into your Okta account, and go to Admin
  2. Go to Applications, and select Applications
  3. Click Add Application
  4. Search for Threads and click Add
  5. Go to the Sign on tab and click View Setup Instructions
  6. Go to step 2 of the Configuration Steps and copy the metadata.xml code
  7. Send the metadata to support@threads.com

We'll use that to enable SAML SSO for your organization, and let you know when it's done. Once it's enabled, you'll be able to test it for your organization.

 

To set up Threads SAML SSO with Google

  1. Sign into your Google account, and go to Admin
  2. Click on Apps
  3. Click on SAML apps
  4. Click on the + button in the bottom-right corner to add a new SAML application
  5. Click SETUP MY OWN CUSTOM APP
  6. Under option 2, click Download to download the IDP metadata
  7. Send the metadata to support@threads.com

We'll use that to enable SAML SSO for your organization, and let you know when it's done. Once it's enabled, you'll be able to test it for your organization.

 

To enable SAML SSO for your organization

  1. Go to your organization's Settings
  2. Go to Security Settings
  3. Under SAML Single Sign-on click Start test

If the test is successful, you can then turn on SSO for all users in your organization, and begin assigning people using the Threads app.

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