Creating an LDAP or Simple LDAP Identity Provider

Follow the appropriate instructions below to create an LDAP Identity Provider or a Simple LDAP Identity Provider.
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Follow the appropriate instructions below to create an LDAP Identity Provider or a Simple LDAP Identity Provider.
An LDAP Identity Provider is only a connector to an existing LDAP directory. For this reason, the Policy Manager cannot be used to create, edit, or delete LDAP Identity Provider users or groups. To do so, you must use the tools provided with your LDAP directory.
 
To add a new LDAP Identity Provider in the Policy Manager
:
  1. Do one of the following:
    • Click
      Create LDAP Identity Provider
      on the Home Page.
    • Click [
      Tasks
      ] >
      Identity Providers
      >
      Create LDAP Identity Provider
      from the Main Menu.
    • Right-click the "Identity Providers" title at the top of the [
      Identity Providers
      ] tab. A drop-down menu appears. Select
      Create LDAP Identity Provider
      .
  2. Complete the LDAP Identity Provider Wizard. The new LDAP Identity Provider is added to the [
    Identity Providers
    ] tab.
To add a new Simple LDAP Identity Provider in the Policy Manager
:
  1. Do one of the following:
    • Click
      Create Simple LDAP Identity Provider
      on the Home Page.
    • Click [
      Tasks
      ] >
      Identity Providers
      >
      Create Simple LDAP Identity Provider
      from the Main Menu.
    • Right-click the "Identity Providers" title at the top of the [
      Identity Providers
      ] tab. A drop-down menu appears. Select
      Create Simple LDAP Identity Provider
      .
  2. Complete the Simple LDAP Identity Provider Wizard. The new Simple LDAP Identity Provider appears in the [
    Identity Providers
    ] tab.