Configuring Custom LDAP Attributes

This option will enable you to add Your own LDAP attributes and retrieve the information for them in reports:

  1. Select the Admin tab.
  2. Click  LDAP Attributes .
  3. Click Add Attribute button (on the top-right hand corner).
  4. Type the display name.
  5. Type the LDAP name (either pre defined or defined by you).
  6. Enter the data type.
  7. Select the object associated with it.
  8. Check in the associated reports for that i.e. if you have added a LDAP attribute for user check in the relevant box to generate reports for that LDAP.
  9. Finally hit the ADD button.

Data types supported:

  • Unicode string: Select this data type if your customized attribute stores only text.
  • Integer: Select this data type if your customized attribute stores only numerical (integer) value within limits.
  • Boolean: Select this data type if your customized attribute takes either a TRUE or FALSE value.
  • Large Integer: Select this data type if your customized attribute stores very large numbers.
  • DateTime: Select this data type if your customized attribute stores date and time value.
  • Multivalue: Select this data type if your customized attribute stores none, one or many values.
  • UTC Coded Time: Select this data type if your customized attribute stores values in Coordinated Universal Time.
    • Data Type Example
      Unicode string employeeNumber
      Integer revision
      Boolean msExchEnableModeration
      Large integer maxStorage
      DateTime dateOfBirth
      Multivalue otherTelephone
      UTC Coded Time whenChanged

      Note:

      The customized attribute in ADManager Plus must have the same datatype as in Active Directory.