Configure AD scans

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Configure AD scans

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You can edit the name of the AD scan configuration.

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You can time the AD scans by clicking on the clock icon or the link in the text. You can also deactivate the scheduling functionality.


An AD scan only adds limited load to your resources.Select the time so that further resource scans are started at the same time.

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This is where you define the AD scan's login information.

Please reference Recommendations for the use of service accounts for additional information.

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Determine which collector performs the scan.

You can select several collectors. 8MAN automatically decides by means of CPU load and memory usage, by which collector the scan is executed.

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You can configure the number of parallel requests. The more parallel requests the faster the scan and the higher the CPU load.

Possible values are 1 (no parallel requests) to 128.

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You can determine which object classes in Active Directory are scanned for permissions.

This option is useful if you are working with delegation.