AuthX SAML For Google Workspace

Configuration Steps:

AuthX Portal: www.admin.authx.com

  1. Log on to the AuthX portal as an administrator.
  2. Navigate to Application Tab a Click on Protect Application (found on top right corner).
  3. Choose Google:
    1. Name the application – Random characters allowed
    2. Choose the Access Management Option Access Management Options
    3. Enter your Domain name
    4. Select Cookie Expiry Cookies Expiry
    5. Select an Attribute
    6. Copy the Sign-In and Sign-Out URL, Download the Certificate.
  4.    Save the Application.

Google Admin Portal: www.admin.google.com  

  1. Logon to Google Admin Portal with the admin credentials.
  2. Navigate to Security a Authentication a SSO with third-party IdP.
  3. Paste the Sign-In & Sign-Out URL from AuthX admin portal.
  4. Replace the Certificate with the certificate downloaded from the Auth X Admin Portal.
  5. Save the settings.


  1. Make sure the domain name entered in the AuthX admin portal is correct.
  2. For Super admin login in google, they cannot use the SSO Login. They will have to enter their full google credentials.
  3. https://www.google.com/a/[DOMAIN] can be used as a backdoor URL for admins to login.

Disabling SAML:

  1. Uncheck the Set up with third-party identify provider checkbox.
  2. Clear all values for the Sign-in page URL and Sign-out page URL.

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