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Only allow specified groups for Active Directory Edited

Currently my team is able to configure LDAP user directory but is unable to filter for a few groups. Below is the user schema settings and group schema settings:

User Schema

  • User Object Class: user
  • User Object Filter: (&(objectCategory=Person)(sAMAccountName=*))
  • User Name Attribute: sAMAccountName
  • User Name RDN Attribute: cn
  • User First Name Attribute: givenName
  • User Last Name Attribute: sn
  • User Display Name Attribute: displayName
  • User Email Attribute: mail
  • User Password Attribute: unicodePwd
  • User Unique ID Attribute: objectGUID

Group Schema

  • Group Object Class: group
  • Group Object Filter: (objectCategory=Group)
  • Group Name Attribute: cn
  • Group Description Attribute: description


Please let me know how/which settings I should update to enable only a few groups to show from Active Directory.


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Utilize LDAP filters in the Group Object Filter field. For example, if you want Confluence to only synchronize confluence-users and confluence-administrators group from LDAP, add this filter in that field:


More examples here:

Hi Monique thanks for the quick response. I added that filter but I after I clicked save and test I get the following error: 


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