0 votes

In the web interface, I would like to display the "Distinguished Name" property but it is not showing it as it would when using ADUC or even in the Adaxes Admin Console. Is there a way I can display the value of the attribute?

Here is how it currently displays: image.png

I would like it to display like this: CN=Mark Smith,OU=Sales,DC=Fabrikam,DC=COM

by (3.9k points)

1 Answer

0 votes
by (182k points)
selected by
Best answer

Hello Mark,

Unfortunately, there is no possibility to display DN syntax property values (e.g. distinguished names) as plain text in the Web Interface forms. As a solution, you can save user DNs to a custom text attribute (e.g. CustomAttributeText1), change the attribute display name and add it to the Web interface form for viewing objects. To save user DNs to the attribute, you can use a Scheduled Task like the following: image.png For information on how to customize property display names, have a look at the following help article: https://www.adaxes.com/help/?HowDoI.ManageActiveDirectory.EditFriendlyNames.html.

For details on configuring Web Interface forms, see https://www.adaxes.com/tutorials_WebInterfaceCustomization_CustomizeFormsForUserCreationAndEditing.htm.

0

Hello Mark,

We would like to inform you that this behavior will be addressed in the upcoming release of Adaxes. It means that with the update you will not need to use a Scheduled Task to display the full distinguished name of an object on Web Interface forms. Just adding the Distinguished Name property to the forms as you initially did will work fine.

Related questions

0 votes
0 answers

This can be setup using the HTTP Redirect option in IIS: On the computer where Adaxes Web Interface is installed, launch Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager. In the Connections ... (301). In the Actions pane on the right, click Apply. Restart IIS.

asked Oct 30, 2019 by Support2 (182k points)
0 votes
1 answer

How do change the display name of a custom attribute in version 2017.2? All the information I am finding contains links that bring me to 2018 version

asked Nov 1, 2018 by hgletifer (6.2k points)
0 votes
1 answer

Adaxes version is 2018.2. I have build a custom report, and I don't want the 'Name' column with the pictures to appear in it. But it seem to be mandatory, it is greyed ... . Is there a way to remove / hide / or change the mandatory attribute or column ? Thanks

asked Jan 9 by Isabelle (280 points)
0 votes
1 answer

How do I script my custom command to display the output in the web interface? For instance, I need to see the output of the following ... interface. add-pssnapin Microsoft.Exchange.Management.PowerShell.E2010 Get-MailboxDatabase | Get-MailboxDatabaseCopyStatus

asked Dec 11, 2012 by mdeflice (2.7k points)
0 votes
1 answer

Changing the "Forgot your password?" text.

asked Mar 10 by msylvester (650 points)
2,251 questions
2,011 answers
5,507 comments
25,319 users