Solved

Searching for AD "Direct Reports" or "Report to" using Access 2013 VBA

Posted on 2014-09-11
2
406 Views
Last Modified: 2014-09-18
Hi Experts,

I'm looking for an efficient VBA function that can search for LDAP (AD) items base on who is logged in.
In this case, I'm looking for "Direct Reports" usernames.

Thanks in Advance!
0
Comment
Question by:angelarmando
2 Comments
 
LVL 84

Accepted Solution

by:
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE ) earned 500 total points
ID: 40319345
What do you have so far? If you can post your code, the Experts here might be able to help you tweak it.

This EE question might help:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Server_Software/Active_Directory/Q_28515948.html
0
 

Author Comment

by:angelarmando
ID: 40323880
Hi Scott,

Thanks for your reply. The Code on your link worked like a charm! I can see AD object now!

Now since the schema is a sea of information. How do you will approach the search in my point of view?

In my case, if I have a username of AD, I want to know their "chain of command" one level up and one level down. For example, If I'm a supervisor, I want to get the usernames of my direct reports (down) and my manager (up).

Any ideas?
0

Featured Post

Back Up Your Microsoft Windows Server®

Back up all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Your entire Windows Server will be backed up in one easy step with patented, block-level disk imaging. We achieve RTOs (recovery time objectives) as low as 15 seconds.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Describes a method of obtaining an object variable to an already running instance of Microsoft Access so that it can be controlled via automation.
As tax season makes its return, so does the increase in cyber crime and tax refund phishing that comes with it
In Microsoft Access, learn the trick to repeating sub-report headings at the top of each page. The problem with sub-reports and headings: Add a dummy group to the sub report using the expression =1: Set the “Repeat Section” property of the dummy…
In Microsoft Access, learn how to use Dlookup and other domain aggregate functions and one method of specifying a string value within a string. Specify the first argument, which is the expression to be returned: Specify the second argument, which …

839 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question