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What is the difference between delegated authentication and single sign-on (SSO)?

With Delegated Authentication, the user logs in through the normal Salesforce login page, but Salesforce checks with a third-party server for the password. In this case, the user literally has no ...
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Using SAML to authenticate user for a force.com site

If I understand your question correctly, this should be the approach you should be following. Force.com sites do support SSO using SAML. You need to provide the following info for your identity ...
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Do Login Flows Get Triggered when attepting to "Login As" another User?

I spoke to our Salesforce team that owns this feature and confirmed that when logging in as another user that has login flows on their profiles, the admin user is not subject to login flows. And when ...
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Delegated Authentication - Kerberos Ticket

Kerberos is a networking protocol and is the default protocol used by Windows for authentication when joining a Windows domain to establish trust. I don't think you can run a Windows Domain without ...
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SSO - delegated/federated limitations with community

According to your UseCase (external service first authenticates users and those users will automatically logged in to Salesforce Community). You need to use Authentication Providers. An ...
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Could Delegated Authentication be considered SP or IdP initiated SSO?

SP and IdP are really SAML-based definitions, but if you wanted to give such a definition to DA, it would be a SP SSO; the user starts from Salesforce, the SP, and presents their credentials through ...
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Is Single Sign-On Enabled - Profile and/or Permission Set

Yes, IsSsoEnabled is a profile permission. You can see it in the documentation. IsSsoEnabled Type boolean Properties Defaulted on create, Filter, Group, Sort Description If true, users assigned to ...
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