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How to setup and use custom database text resources 

Introduction This short document is considered as a user guideline on how to setup and use the new feature “database-based text resources” for the Identify runtime views. Concepts Container A container is a bag of text resources categorized for using in […]

Interceptor ClaimSelector

Introduction We ship a new interceptor that allows users for selecting what user account he or she wants to use when the identity’s claim has multiple values. How to setup Steps to set up a test: Create a new free […]

How to add new text resources to resx files and troubleshooting

Adding new text resources to resx files to use in your custom views is supported by all versions of Safewhere Identify.  A good tool to use for editing is the Zeta Resource Editor tool. We find that the guideline at https://github.com/UweKeim/ZetaResourceEditor is very […]

How to solve the error: Access denied when accessing to the Safewhere Admin

Given that you receive the error:  Access denied after logging in to the Safewhere Admin. This issue may happen when Safewhere Admin cannot figure out who the logged in is. In order to identifying a logged in user, Safewhere Admin needs […]

How to upgrade an Identify instance from an older version to version 5.5+ when SQL SessionState is used with multi subnet failover settings

Given that you have an Identify instance T1 which uses the Window authentication and its current session mode is SQLServer state whose connection string has the multiSubnetFailover setting, you need to do the following steps to ensure those settings stuffs kept after upgrading to […]

How to setup the WSFED protocol connection when the SP is an application under the site

Question: The WSFederation SP is setup as an application under the site at IIS. For example:   Should the declared endpoints for its WSFederation protocol connection setup have the splash ( / ) at the end? Answer: Yes, we need to […]

How to resolve the error ID4022 when a SAMLResponse’s signature or encrypted data doesn’t have KeyInfo element

Question: Identify receives a SAMLResponse message from an upstream Identity Provider that either doesn’t have KeyInfo elements or KeyInfo elements don’t directly tell key is used. For example: When processing such message, Identify may return error message:  ID4022: The key […]

How to configure the OAuth2Client to test against Safewhere*Identify OAuth2 Protocol Connection

Identify Configuration Create an OAuth2 Protocol connection with below configurations:  Add some scopes which will be requested from OAuth2Client (specified in OAuth2Client web.config key=”Scope”) Client ID: the unique ID across OAuth2 Protocol Connections Client secret: the secret code Redirect url: […]

Microsoft Office 365 integration

Safewhere Identify is fully qualified to work with Microsoft Office 365 from version 5.1++. Please refer this documentation: here

Safewhere Identify data encryption

Data encryption  Safewhere Identify stores its main data in either Azure SQL or SQL Server databases and this document will show you how to do encryption for its data.  There are usually two main layers of encryption: encryption at the database level (also called encryption at rest) and encryption at the application […]