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How do you control users from logging to Openfire 3.4.3 client?

I’ve integrated Openfire with Active Directory and I need to control users who are allowed to log in. I don’t see any control settings in the management console.

Thanks,

Joejel

You need to define a User Filter (under User mapping) that only apply to those allowed to login. If you got some field defining the usage of Jabber, filter for that…or a special group or if you like to…filter for every user…

Mine looks like this:

(&(sAMAccountName=usr*)(!(department=schulungsraum))(userAccountControl=544))

This filters everything that has a sAMAccountName starting with usr, but is not in the named department and is an active user (deactivated Users have a different uAC).

Mind you: Using the “&” from the Web-Backend seems to be broken (at least for me) so you have to add that directly to the openfire.xml (with

&

)