Replicator for LDAP Servers

Please read the basic notes for setting up a replicator on the Replicator Wizard page.

Procedure for Adding a Replicator

  1. Select the type of data source
    Select the LDAP database type.
  2. Settings for the data source (selection of the server, the data structure that should be imported and so forth)
    Server Information
    • Server Name
      Enter a computer name or IP address.
    • Port
      The default LDAP port is 389.
    • LDAP Version
      Specify which version of the LDAP protocol should be used.
    • Paged Search
      The data will be retrieved in blocks using this option. The option will be necessary, if a lot of contacts will be retrieved form this LDAP server. Only some LDAP servers support this option.
    Login Information
    Select the manner of authentication for the LDAP server.
    • Login not required
      If the LDAP server does not require login information, select this option.
    • Login automatically using domain authentication
      The domain authentication will be used.
    • Manual Login
      Enter the user name and password for the LDAP server. The user name must follow a specific format. Examples include: cn=Username, cn=users, dc=company, dc=com or
    Search Options
    Enter where to search in the database.
    • Search Base
      The Search Base is the folder where the search will start. Normally, the Search Base will automatically be read from the LDAP server.
    • Filter
      You may enter a filter for the entries of the database.
    • Search only in the Search Base folder
      Sub-directories will not be searched, if this option has been selected.
  3. Field Assignment: Which source fields will be copied to which LDAP fields
  4. Configure links to contact URL
  5. Datasource location settings
  6. Schedule replication plan
  7. Defining additional applications to be started
  8. Assigning a name to the new replicator

Version 3.5