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    Default Is this possible with AD authentication

    Multiple email addresses to 1 AD account

    I have 3 email addresses app1@test.com, app2@test.com,app3@test.com. I would like to authenticate them against just 1 AD account like application_auth@testad.com

    Or 1 email address to 1 AD account with a different name

    I have an email acocunt joejohn@test.com. His AD account is jdoe@testad.com. Without phyiscally changing the email address or the account name can you create or add to the email/AD mapping filter to match these up?

    Basic Overview Question:

    How does Zimbra (what fields are used) go about looking up an account in Active Directory?

    thanks

    Doug

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    Default I have a similar issue

    In my case the AD users all have spaces in there names... "FirstName LastName" as an example. the mail attribute on all these accounts have proper email addresses that would be perfect to match on for the user portion, however I don't think this is how Zimbra works.

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    Quote Originally Posted by James Brinkerhoff View Post
    In my case the AD users all have spaces in there names... "FirstName LastName" as an example. the mail attribute on all these accounts have proper email addresses that would be perfect to match on for the user portion, however I don't think this is how Zimbra works.
    Have you figured out how to map the accounts to AD yet? I believe what you want to match is possible although you will have to have access to the AD server (only to figure out exactly what AD has for each persons distinguished name. I can post what I tomorrow when I get in to work if you need it still

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    No, this is a current issue I'm encountering... If you have something workable, that would be great! Just in case I wasn't clear tho.. this is for authentication, not GAL.

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    That is fine ... the approach is for authentication. I will post it in the morning.

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    dlochart, any luck with the authentication config you mentioned?

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