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Classic ASP to Query Active Directory Contacts

I have a classic ASP page that I use as a phonebook which queries against Active Directory.

I would like to add another function where it can also query Active Directory for contacts. I have over 100 fax machines that I want users to be able to look up. Our Active Directory Admin create a Contact for each one, and in the last name field called it FAX.

Here is the Query String I'm using to return users in AD and it works fine.

objCom.CommandText ="select name,telephonenumber,mobile,facsimileTelephoneNumber,pager,mail,l,physicalDeliveryOfficeName,company,title,department,sAMAccountName,sn,userAccountControl,msexchhidefromaddresslists FROM 'GC://"+objADsPath+"' where name = '*" & usrname & "*' ORDER BY name "'"
      
I'm assuming a new query string for Contacts should be just as simple but I can not find any reference material to know what object names to be using.
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Shaun KlineLead Software EngineerCommented:
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Scott Fell, EE MVEDeveloperCommented:
I don't have a way to test this right now but this EE question looks to be on target for what you want to do http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/ASP/Q_23325902.html
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Big MontySenior Web Developer / CEO of ExchangeTree.org Commented:
i believe you want:

objCom.CommandText ="select fax FROM 'GC://" & objADsPath & "' where (objectCategory=computer)"

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note I changed

+ objADsPath +

to

 & objADsPath &

I'm assuming you're using server side vbscript (which is the default language for classic asp). If you're using server side javascript, then continue with the format you were using
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