Active directory sharepoint user validating
Whenever user creates or modifies the Share Point list items, these users will linked to the list item and shows up in the “Created By” and “Modified By” indicators.
What it means is People Picker will show the combined users view from the authentication provider source (e.g.
After deploying the site collection in the client environment, I am able to browse the “Niks\tpatel” user from the target environment’s people picker control.
To gain more insight into where would people picker control show the user information from, I have launched extensive research on web and gladly found many resources but none of them captured in one article.
Malik and User Profiles in the MOSS 2007 Point_2007__All_you_ever_wanted_to_know_about_User_Tobias Zimmergren and User Information List by Step Profile DB Cleanup Point Automation – Sample code to delete all the users from the site collection.
Please note that you can’t delete the users from User Information List using the browser interface.
I am not sure if the ldap parameters are correct, or of something else is wrong.
Web, Version=220.127.116.11, Culture=neutral, Public Key Token=b03f5f7f11d50a3a" connection String Name="Customer Connection String" connection Username="domain\user" enable Password Reset="false" requires Question And Answer="false" min Required Password Length="1" min Required Nonalphanumeric Characters="0" connection Password="password"/ Hi This could usually occur if you have not specified the LDAP Path correctly, Please ask your AD administrator to make sure the directory you entered contains a complete domain, DC, OU, CN, Here is an example: LDAP://com/CN=Users, DC=testdomain, DC=test, DC=com (check your domain name and other attributes so that it points to your Active Directory users container) Best Regards Xiao Yong Dai Microsoft Online Community Support Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. Since Each environment is configured differently, so AD administrator simplifies matters and will tell you your LDAP path exactly. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread.
This article summarizes what I have learned over the last couple of days and how to clean up the orphaned AD users from the site collection or cleanup the users from the site collection before getting ready for the packaging up for the deployment.
As we all know, Share Point Foundation or WSS provides wonderful Active Directory integration from out of the box but many of us don’t know, behind the screen, WSS acquire user’s login name, display name, and email address whenever they are added to the site membership and saves them to the User Info table in the content database of the given site collection\web application.