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Can you do user creation and sync with Active Directory?

Hello,

 

IS it possible to have a form and have fields that users enter in the details so it creates a user in Active Directory?

2 answers

Hi @Harry Bob 

This is not possible. Only administrators are able to create users in Jira. 


If you have added a Read & Write AD directory to Jira, then Administrators can create users from Jira Users page to the Active Directory. 

 

For more details, please refer to these articles:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver073/configuring-user-directories-861253197.html

https://confluence.atlassian.com/doc/configuring-user-directories-229838212.html

https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver/create-edit-or-remove-a-user-938847025.html

Hi Harry,

In order for users to fill up the user details and create accounts on AD or LDAP, you can do this through following ways,

  • Create a user form containing fields like (user name, email, full name and password). You may check Run Self Services app for this. 
  • You might require Run CLI actions app for doing CLI actions on behalf the administrator
  • The prerequisite is, your confluence admin must create LDAP directory in confluence with Read / Write mode (directory order should be first)

Typical form should look like this,

 

Screenshot 2020-01-09 at 4.53.02 PM.png

Screenshot 2020-01-09 at 4.58.17 PM.png

Hope this helps

 

-Shankar

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