Add/Edit (New) Domain Controller (Details)

Use this dialog box to define a new Windows domain controller.

NetBIOS Name

The NetBIOS name of the domain.

Domain Name

The Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN), e.g.,

If Use Secure LDAP is enabled, the domain name is the name of the domain controller, e.g.,

User Account

Click Edit to enter the User Account information.

Resource Domain

Specifies the resource domain to be used by the domain controller.

Enable SSO

If selected, this domain controller will be authorized for the SSO (single-sign-on) feature.

Use Secure LDAP

Enable the secure Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) for additional network security with the external domain. Remember that this can only be enabled when the external domain has been configured to use the secure LDAP. If this protocol is enabled from the CommCell Console, but not configured from the external domain; the feature is not enabled.

Disable the Use of this Controller

If selected, this use of this domain controller will be disabled.

Network Proxy Settings

  • Access AD server via following client

    Select this option to use a client computer as a proxy to connect to a remote Active Directory server.

    Client Name lists the client computers that you can use to access the server.


Use this field to enter a description about the entity. This description can include information about the entity's content, cautionary notes, etc.