The following describes the special characters used in names and LDAP paths


LDAP Path

Character

Handling

  \


The backslash character is supported and encoded - for example a path of

LDAP://demonstration.int/sales/sales \ support


Will be encoded to

LDAP://demonstration.int/sales/sales \\ support


  /

This character is not supported



Organizational Unit

Character

Handling

  \


The backslash character is supported and encoded


For example, an organizational unit sales \ support

Will be encoded to sales \\ support


  /

This character is not supported



Groups

Character

Handling

   \

This character is not supported.

   /

This character is not supported