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  1. Sign in. Enter your username and password to log on to the Management Console
  2. Navigate to the Main menu to access the Identity menu. Click Add under Service Providers.
  3. Fill in the Service Provider Name and provide a brief Description of the service provider. Only Service Provider Name is a required field.
  4. Click Register to add the new service provider.
  5. Expand the Inbound Authentication Configuration section, followed by the SAML2 Web SSO Configuration section and click Configure.
  6. Fill in the form that appears.
    • Specify the Issuer. This should be equal to the ServiceProviderID value mentioned in the authenticators.xml of the relying party Carbon server.
    • Specify the Assertion Consumer URL. This is the URL to which the browser should be redirected after the authentication is successful. It should have this format: https://(host-name):(port)/acs.
    • Select Use fully qualified username in SAML Response if that feature is required.
    • Select Enable Response Signing to sign the SAML2 Responses returned after the authentication.
    • Select Enable Assertion Signing to sign the SAML2 Assertions returned after the authentication. SAML2 relying party components expect these assertions to be signed by the Identity Server.Select Enable Signature Validation in Authentication Requests and Logout Requests if you need this feature configured.
    • Select Enable Single Logout so that all sessions are terminated once the user signs out from one server. You can enter a SLO Response URL and SLO Request URL if required. These indicate the endpoint that the response and reqest are sent to.
    • Select Enable Attribute Profile to enable this and add a claim by entering the claim link and clicking the Add Claim button.
    • Select Enable Audience Restriction to restrict the audience. You may add audience members using the Audience text box and clicking the Add Audience button.
  7. Expand the Local & Outbound Authentication Configuration section and do the following. 
    • Select Use tenant domain in local subject identifier to append the tenant domain to the local subject identifier.
    • Select Use user store domain in local subject identifier to append the user store domain that the user resides in the local subject identifier.
  8. Click the Update button to update the details of the service provider.