LDAP query for a specific string

Discussion in 'Active Directory' started by Frank Müller, Apr 10, 2007.

  1. Hallo,

    I must search our AD for a specific text string.
    How can I query our AD for "text" without specify an objectclass or
    attribute. I only want to know whether these "text" is stored in our AD or


    Frank Müller, Apr 10, 2007
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  2. You can't query like that, you would have to return all text attributes
    of all objects and filter through the returned data.

    Joe Richards Microsoft MVP Windows Server Directory Services
    Author of O'Reilly Active Directory Third Edition

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    Joe Richards [MVP], Apr 11, 2007
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