The Directory Settings tab allows for the configuration of the settings to use to search Active Directory:




Search Type

Determines the predefined search to perform against Active Directory. Select Custom to manually configure the Search Filter and Properties.


Use Default Computer Domain

The variable will search the domain to which the XIA Automation Server is a member.


Search this LDAP path

The LDAP path in canonical format that should be searched - for example "LDAP://demonstration.int/corporate/staff/HR"


Search Filter

The LDAP file to use to search Active Directory. This field is read-only unless the search type is configured as custom.

For more information on LDAP search filters see the following Microsoft article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa996205(v=exchg.65).aspx


Display Property

The name of the Active Directory property that should be used to generate the value to display to the user for each optional value.


Value Property

The name of the Active Directory property that should be used as the value that is assigned to the variable when the user selects the optional value. This may be the same as the display property.


Recurse Child Containers

Determines whether the variable should recursively search containers and organizational units within the specified search path.