LDAP in Windows Mail

LDAP is used in UTORmail to access the U of T online email directory when writing e-mail.

Configure LDAP

  1. Select Accounts from the Tools menu.
  2. Click Add.
  3. Select Directory Service and click Next.
  4. Next to Internet directory (LDAP) server enter:  ldap.utoronto.ca  and click Next.
  5. Select No for Do you want to check addresses using this directory service? and click Next.
  6. Click Finish.
  7. Under Directory Service you should see ldap.utoronto.ca.  If it is not visible, click on the arrow head to the right of Directory Service.
  8. Select ldap.utoronto.ca and click Properties.
  9. Click the Advanced tab.
  10. Next to Search base, enter:  o=university of toronto,c=ca  and click OK.
  11. Click Close.

Using LDAP

  1. Click Create Mail.
  2. Click To but do not enter anything.
  3. Click Find but do not enter anything.
  4. Ensure that the Look in menu at the top has selected ldap.utoronto.ca.
  5. Now, type in the name that you want to search for in the People tab and click Find Now. Your results will be displayed below.
  6. Choose the person you want to email and click Add to my contacts.
  7. Alternately, you can use the To:->, CC:-> and BCC:-> buttons on the right to email this person.
  8. Click OK when done.
Tags: UTORmail
Last update:
2010-08-12 15:33
Ron Tyro
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