Directory Services

Importing Directory Objects to Active Directory

[This documentation is preliminary and subject to change.]

This example uses DSDE to import employee data to the Active Directory.

The following example runs from a command line. To open a command prompt window, click Start on the taskbar and then click Command Prompt.

C:\Documents and Settings\MyUserName> cd \program files\microsoft\dsde
C:\Program Files\Microsoft\DSDE> dsde /mode import 
									/input employees.xml
									/protocol LDAP 

Note  For clarity, the command line is shown divided into several lines. Normally, it would be entered all on one line.

The command line options used in this example perform the following functions: