Appendix B. LDAP Tools for Programmers

Programmers the world over recognize that having good tools for specific tasks makes them more effective, and LDAP programming is no exception. As such, we have listed here our "ultimate tools list"[1] for LDAP programmers.

[1] Scott Hanselman maintains an excellent "ultimate tools lists" for .NET developers at his web site, We suggest .NET developers of all flavors check out his site. Our material here serves to supplement his somewhat startling lack of LDAP tools, which we do not understand how anyone can live without!

Part I: Fundamentals

Introduction to LDAP and Active Directory

Introduction to .NET Directory Services Programming

Binding and CRUD Operations with DirectoryEntry

Searching with the DirectorySearcher

Advanced LDAP Searches

Reading and Writing LDAP Attributes

Active Directory and ADAM Schema

Security in Directory Services Programming

Introduction to the ActiveDirectory Namespace

Part II: Practical Applications

User Management

Group Management


Part III: Appendixes

Appendix A. Three Approaches to COM Interop with ADSI

Appendix B. LDAP Tools for Programmers

Appendix C. Troubleshooting and Help


The. NET Developer's Guide to Directory Services Programming
The .NET Developers Guide to Directory Services Programming
ISBN: 0321350170
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2004
Pages: 165 © 2008-2020.
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