This article is for developers about installing the AD sync component for sensenet from NuGet. Before you can do that, please install at least the core layer, sensenet Services, which is a prerequisite of this component.
About choosing the components you need, take look at this article that describes the main components and their relationships briefly.
There are two packages - one for each sync direction:
You do not have to install both - only the one for the direction you plan to synchronize users and groups (AD-to-portal synchronization is used a lot more widely, because companies are used to managing their internal security structure in AD).
Please note that to see and use the built-in user interface for editing AD settings and more, you will need the WebPages component too.
To get started, stop your web site and install the ‘sync AD to portal’ package the usual way:
This feature is not yet supported in sensenet 7.
To complete the install process, please execute the appropriate SnAdmin command as usual:
For details about deploying the tool, please check out the AD to Portal sync article.
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