Local Directory

The Local Directory service provider can connect to the local users on a selected machine. This folder includes only a General tab.

Directory Service

Add

To add a Local Directory entry, click on the Add icon, , to the right in the pane, and configure the following text boxes:

  • Path
  • To configure the path to the directory service, click on the Get Default icon, , to use the default path, or enter a valid path in this text box.

    Default value: local://<mycomputer>.

  • User Name
  • To configure the user name used for accessing the directory service, enter the desired credentials in this text box.

  • Password
  • To configure the password used for accessing the directory service, enter the desired credentials in this text box.

  • Settings
  • To configure the Directory Service Provider (DSP) Settings, open the dialog by clicking on the Edit icon, , and enter the desired values in the following text boxes:

    • Cache expiry in minutes
    • Set the time for how long the queries to the directory service should be cached.

      Default value: 15 (minutes).

Delete

To entirely remove a configured entry from the list, click on the Delete icon,.