SafeGuard Enterprise Management Center: How to find out the correct DSN path (adsStartContainer) for API based synchronization.

  • Article ID: 108460
  • Updated: 02 Mar 2011

In order to use the API for scripting based synchronization of the AD structure, it is necessary to enter the correct "adsStartContainer". What is the correct "adsStartContainer" and where can you find it?

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)

SafeGuard Management Center

Operating systems
All supported versions.

What To Do

After importing the Active Directory structure into the SafeGuard Enterprise Database, the path can be found in the title bar as soon as the respective OU is selected (see screenshot)


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