Directories

Use this page to connect the Smoothwall to directory services to retrieve directory configured groups, apply network and web filtering permissions to users based on group membership within directories, and verify the identity of a user who is trying to access network or Internet resources.

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Directories
Add new directory Opens the Add new directory dialog box so that you can add a new directory's details.
Directory The directory's name.
Type The type of directory being used.
Tenants The tenants that the directory applies to.
Status Indicates whether the directory is synchronized or not.
Enabled Indicates whether the directory is active or not.
Edit Only appears once you place your mouse cursor over the row. Opens the Add new / Edit directory dialog box so that you can amend your directory's details.
Delete Only appears once you place your mouse cursor over the row. Removes the connections to the directory and deletes the entry from the Directories table.
Diagnose Only appears once you place your mouse cursor over the row. Opens the Authentication diagnostics dialog box so that you can diagnose directory-level problems and network related problems.

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About directory services

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Managing directories

Mapping directory groups to local Smoothwall Filter and Firewall groups

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