Here is a quick how to guide on configuring SugarCRM to integrate with your Active Directory.
First thing you need to do is log into your SugarCRM and click on the admin link in the upper right hand corner.
Scroll down to System Settings and click on this link.
Now scroll down to LDAP Authentication Support and enable it. This will expand out and you will need to configure these settings.
Here is a better explanation of the above settings:
- Enable LDAP – Yes
- Server enter the FQDN of your Active Directory Server – (example: MYSERVER.MYDOMAIN.com. This should be your Domain Controller)
- Port enter 389 – (This is the default port enter it unless you have some custom configuration for LDAP)
- Base DN enter OU=sugarcrm,DC=MYSERVER,DC=MYDOMAIN,DC=com – (The OU “OU=sugarcrm” is the actual OU in Active Directory that you chose to put your users in. Note this OU does not have to called sugarcrm. It can be called anything you want or any OU that has the users you want to be in your SugarCRM.)
- Bind Attribute enter userP...