Category Archives: 6 – FAQs

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about ML Work Orders™ Software organized by operational sequence (setup through requests through reporting) and tagged by role and other pertinent topics.

b. Microsoft® Active Directory™ Software Integration FAQs Index

  1. How does the district get the ML Schedules™ Software server’s IP address?
  2. Do we still need to add new users or are all Active Directory users allowed to view automatically?
  3. Do users login with their email address, or just their Active Directory username?
  4. Is there a way to list multiple OUs in the LDAP filter?
  5. Can we use a combination of Active Directory users and non-Active Directory users or does everyone have to be in our Active Directory database?
  6. After Active Directory users are imported, how are new users entered in the future?
  7. When attempting to utilize LDAPS (secure LDAP), I am asked for a certificate.  What kind of certificate do I need to provide?
  8. When using LDAPS (secure LDAP), which port will be used?

7. When attempting to utilize LDAPS (secure LDAP), I am asked for a certificate. What kind of certificate do I need to provide?

In order to utilize LDAPS, you will need to provide a server authentication certificate for your LDAP server so that it will permit our system to connect to it.

You can view additional information regarding the certificate here: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/2980.ldap-over-ssl-ldaps-certificate.aspx