Hyperlinks to Shib Protected Apps in Microsoft Word

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at osu.edu
Tue Apr 30 09:23:32 EDT 2019

On 4/30/19, 9:15 AM, "users on behalf of Mak, Steve" <users-bounces at shibboleth.net on behalf of makst at upenn.edu> wrote:

> Microsoft Office documents have a known behavior of pre-validating a URL path when clicking any link in an Office
> document and returning the first 200 response to the user (in the name of UX), but it tends to do this poorly and
> without much of the required context to complete a SAML flow properly.

I think switching to the POST binding has been a workaround in the past, but I don't know the current state of affairs.

-- Scott

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