Create a SAML application in OKTA

Name your application and upload the logo

Fill in the SSO URL and the audience URL.

Please note:

  • Replace "demo" in the URLs below with your haystack subdomain.

  • Use lower cases for URLs.

Find the IDP metadata XML

  • Click on "View SAML setup instructions" in the "Sign On" tab of the SAML application in OKTA

  • Copy the IDP metadata XML content in the "Optional" section

Paste the IDP metadata XML content into Haystack User Login Options

Assign users or groups in the SAML application

  • It is recommend that you start with user assignment, verify it works as expected, then move to group assignment.


  • Talk to our customer support team if you are using custom domain for your OKTA service.

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