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You can add a Groups claim to ID tokens for any combination of App Groups and User Groups to perform single sign-on (SSO) using the Okta Org Authorization Server. You can also add a Groups claim to ID tokens and access tokens to perform authentication and authorization using a Custom Authorization Server.

This guide walks you through creating a Groups claim for an OpenID Connect client application. This approach is recommended if you are using only Okta-mastered Groups. For an Okta Org Authorization Server, you can only create an ID token with a Groups claim, not an access token.

Additionally, you can create a dynamic or static allow list when you need to set group allow lists on a per-application basis using both the Org Authorization Server and a Custom Authorization Server. See Add a Groups claim with a dynamic allow list and Add a Groups claim with a static allow list.

This guide assumes that you:

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