Active Directory Changes after version 10.3.47+
Posted by Elizabeth Stanley on 31 January 2022 03:48 PM
Basis for the changes: Directory Search
In the existing system ADSync was performed using PagedSearch, in server version past 10.3.47, the AD Sync is performed by Directory Search which is more stable when compared to PagedSearch.
If it's not set to it already, you will have to switch the AD Server name in the EIOBoard Server settings to the Fully Qualified Domain Name.
This is because the AD Server name will now need to match the FQDN on the SSL certificate for the AD Server.
AD Sync uses the Auth Type value from the registry, so after upgrading EBServer, please make sure that the correct auth type is selected under
ADSync > ConnectionSettings in EIOBoard Server Settings. If not, select the required auth type (mostly it will be ‘Secure’), save the changes and click Test Connection to test the connection.
The AuthenticationTypes enumeration specifies the types of authentication used in DirectorySearch: