000036761 - RSA Authentication Manager 8.x  throws error "Token has already been assigned" when a super admin from an external identity source tries to assign a token

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Article Number000036761
Applies ToRSA Product Set:  SecurID 
RSA Product/Service Type:  Authentication Manager 
RSA Version/Condition:  8.x
IssueThis article explains on how to resolve the following error presented when an external LDAP user with super admin privileges is unable to assign a token to user
There was a problem processing your request.Token has already been assigned.


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CauseAt this time the exact cause has not yet been determined.


  1. Login to the Security Console with a super admin user from the internal database.
  2. Navigate to Identity > Users > Manage Existing and search for the user facing the issue.
  3. Click on the user for the context menu and choose SecurID Tokens > Assign More.
  4. Assign a token from the unassigned list of tokens.
NotesRefer to documentation on how to Add a User to the Internal Database and how to Add a Super Admin in order to create a new internal database user and assign the user with super admin role