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3024432 - Identity Provider wishes to use NamedID format 'entity'


  • You are using third party Identity Provider (IdP) for SAML 2.0 authentication
  • The IdP wishes to use 'entity' as a NameId format for Identity federation between the SAP Service Provider (SP) and IdP
  • When trying to configure NameId mapping there is no possibility to use 'entity' as a NameID or there has been third pary customizing to create an enhancement to add this NameId format as pert of the possible values



  • SAP Netweaver
  • S/4 Hana 


SAP NetWeaver 7.5


SAML2, SSO, authentication, S/4, assertion, logon , KBA , BC-SEC-LGN-SML , SAML 2.0 for ABAP , Problem

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