Capital IQ Research Guide: Excel Plug-In

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Installing and Configuring Capital IQ Excel Plug-In

SAML can be enabled by using the following steps or executing the registry script below:

Make sure to check the “Is SAML User” checkbox


Manual Option:

Open the Capital IQ settings/login screen and press Ctrl + Shift + Alt + F12 to open “Edit URLs” menu and add the following URL in the “SAML URL” field:


Registry Script Option

  Save as the text in a new Notepad file as a “.reg” file extension and run the following registry script                 in bold below to enable SAML:

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Capital IQ\Office Plug-in]