How do I set up Content Analysis LDAP administrator accounts?


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Content Analysis Software - CA


How to configure LDAP users as Content Analysis administrators.


Below are the steps to setup LDAP authentication on Content Anlaysis (CA)

  • Navigate to Settings > Users > LDAP Settings in the Web GUI on the CA.
  • If your domain name is "" and your admin username is "administrator" then your LDAP syntax should be cn=Administrator,cn=Users,dc=example,dc=limited,dc=com
  •  URL: ldap:// (make sure DNS is resolvable and CA points to the correct DNS server) or else use ldap://x.x.x.x (DC IP address)
  • Manager Credentials User Distinguished Name: cn=Administrator,cn=Users,dc=example,dc=limited,dc=com
  • You can leave all other settings to default: 
  • Add user mapping and assign permission to login user id.