Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How Exclude OU from AD Import ?

Hello,

 

i'm trying to exclude a specific OU from a LDAP search , i found some solution but doesn't work for me.

My situation :

The Base DN name for example : Objects

2021-12-21 13_39_35-Window.png

I found this tutorial

https://confluence.atlassian.com/kb/how-to-write-ldap-search-filters-792496933.html

I tryind this : (&(&(objectCategory=Person)(sAMAccountName=*))(!(OU=IT)))

But all is imported. I don't found the reason. It seems works for others..

Thank you for your help.

1 answer

0 votes
Artur Moura Atlassian Team Dec 23, 2021

Hi Julian,

Thanks for your question!

I'm afraid there is no option for you to exclude an OU from a subtree LDAP search. You can confirm this using the same query you mentioned, creating a test LDAP query on the Saved Queries located on the Active Directory Users and Computers. 

You should see all the users in the results.

That said, I would recommend you filter the users who are members of a certain group, like Jira Users.

The query should look like the following: 

(&(objectCategory=Person)(sAMAccountName=*)(memberOf:1.2.840.113556.1.4.1941:=cn=Jira Users,ou=users,dc=company,dc=com))

Hoping it helps, please let me know your thoughts.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
DEPLOYMENT TYPE
SERVER
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Apps & Integrations

Partner Webinar Opportunities: January 2022

Hi everyone 👋, I really like the format of the webinar opportunities summary that @Jimmy Seddon posts monthly on the Welcome Centre group. It's a great place to go to check that you didn...

144 views 3 11
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you