In this view, set the authentication and data access mode.
LDAP access parameters Field Description Authentication method Simple authentication: requires Authentication Parameters field to be filled in
Anonymous authentication: does not require authentication parameters
Authentication Parameters Bind DN or User: login as expected by the LDAP authentication method
Bind password: expected password
Save password: remembers the login details.
Get Base DN from Root DSE / Base DN Path to user's authorized tree leaf
Fetch Base DNs button retrieves the DN automatically from Root.
Alias Dereferencing Never allows to improve search performance if you are sure that no aliases is to be dereferenced. By default, Always is to be used. Always: Always dereference aliases
Never: never dereferences aliases.
Searching: dereferences aliases only after name resolution.
Finding: dereferences aliases only during name resolution
Referral Handling Redirection of user request:
Ignore: does not handle request redirections
Follow: does handle request redirections
Limit Limited number of records to be read
- Click Check authentication to verify your access rights.
- Click Fetch Base DNs to retrieve the DN and click the Next button to continue.
- If any third-party libraries required for setting up an LDAP connection are found missing, an external module installation wizard appears. Install the required libraries as guided by the wizard.