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Rice LDAP Directory for Address Book or Email Program

You can use your address book/email program to look up people who have published their information in the Rice LDAP Directory.

In order to do this, you should point your address book or email program at the following directory.rice.edu server.

Step 1: Open Microsoft Outlook.

Step 2: Select File > Account Settings > Address Books.

Step 3: Select New.

Step 4: Enter Server Name: directory.rice.edu then select More Settings.

Directory Service (LDAP) Settings


Verify Information

Step 1: Select the Connection tab and under the Display Name field enter: Rice Directory.

Step 2: Within the Connection Details section, under the Port field enter: 389.


Microsoft LDAP Directory Connection tab


Step 3: Select the Search tab.

Step 4: Within the Search Base section, select Custom and enter:  OU=People,DC=Rice,DC=edu.

Microsoft LDAP Directory Search tab

Step 5: Select OK > Finish

Add Account

Step 6: Verify that the LDAP Directory has been added.

Outlook Address Books






Keywords:LDAP rice directory for email address book setup client   Doc ID:70427
Owner:Diane Y.Group:Rice University
Created:2017-02-06 00:46 CSTUpdated:2020-12-28 18:30 CST
Sites:Rice University
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