LDAP Setup

Need to setup LDAP on a Win2K8 R2 DC.

Any good walk throughs out there?

Setting up a cloud archiving system and it requires LDAP.

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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
The DC is already running LDAP. Perhaps the cloud archiving system just requires an account?
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Vince GlissonOwnerAuthor Commented:
Any account?
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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
By default, all accounts can enumerate "public" attributes, so yes. They probably have a list of permission requirements though
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Scott SilvaNetwork AdministratorCommented:
I would create a specific account for this with a strong password and read only access.... That way it is easier to keep track of, and it won't change the AD...
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Vince GlissonOwnerAuthor Commented:
how difficult would it be to get LDAPS up and running, i would prefer that over plain old LDAP?

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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
Please read through this article and let me know if something doesn't make sense
https://www.petri.com/enable-secure-ldap-windows-server-2008-2012-dc
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