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Install or upgrade inSync AD/LDAP Connector

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Install inSync AD/LDAP Connector

Before you begin

Before you install inSync AD/LDAP Connector, ensure the following:

  • inSync AD/LDAP Connector must connect to Active Directory server directly and not through a proxy server.
  • inSync AD/LDAP Connector can establish connection to inSync Cloud directly or through a proxy server. To connect inSync AD/LDAP Connector with inSync Cloud through a proxy server, see Configure the inSync AD/LDAP Connector.

Hardware Prerequisites

The following table lists the hardware prerequisites to install inSync AD/LDAP Connector. The connector's footprint is very low, which means that almost any hardware can support the connector.

Hardware Minimum Requirements
CPU 1 GHz or faster
RAM 2 GB
Disk Space 16 GB

Software Prerequisites

The following table lists the software prerequisites to install inSync AD/LDAP Connector.

Software Minimum Requirements
Operating system

Windows

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)

Procedure

To install inSync AD/LDAP Connector 

  1. Open a browser on the computer where you want to install inSync Active Directory.
  2. Log on to inSync Cloud.
  3. On the inSync Master Management Console menu bar, click 2.png > Settings.
  4. Click the AD/LDAP Accounts tab.
  5. In the AD/LDAP Connectors area, click the Download and install AD/LDAP Connector link. 
  6. After you download the AD/LDAP Connector installer, double-click the installer. The installation wizard appears.
  7. Enter the appropriate information on the wizard and complete the installation procedure.

The inSync AD/LDAP Connector is installed. You can now configure the connector. For more information, see Configure the inSync AD/LDAP Connector.

Upgrade inSync AD/LDAP Connector

To upgrade inSync AD/LDAP Connector

  1. On the computer where you want to upgrade the connector, download the latest AD/LDAP Connector installer.
  2. Double-click the installer. The installation wizard appears.
  3. Enter the appropriate information on the wizard and complete the upgrade procedure.

The AD/LDAP Connector is upgraded and functional. You do not need to reconfigure the AD/LDAP Connector.

Note: If you installed the previous version of the AD/LDAP Connector on a 32-bit Windows computer, you cannot upgrade your connector. You must install and configure the latest AD/LDAP Connector.