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Error "User specified binding is not supported by the Identity Provider" Using HTTP-Redirect Binding


Published: 21 Apr 2014
Last Modified Date: 15 Apr 2016

Issue

When using the HTTP-Redirect binding for SAML authentication, the following error message might occur:

org.opensaml.saml2.metadata.provider.MetadataProviderException: User specified binding is not supported by the Identity Provider using profile urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:2.0:profiles:SSO:browser

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • SiteMinder

Resolution

Upgrade to SiteMinder r12.52 or later versions for support of HTTP-POST binding. For more information, see Siteminder New Features r12.52 in CA Technologies Support.

Cause

Tableau Server does not support HTTP-Redirect or HTTP-SOAP bindings.
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