SharePoint 2013 and Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services – Small Changes Required

My article covering SharePoint 2010 with AD LDS fortunately only requires one small change to be SharePoint 2013-compatible!  The version of the Microsoft.Office.Server binary needs to be updated from to in the appropriate configuration files:

Web Application web.config:

Security Token Service web.config:

Central Administration web.config:


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  1. I’m getting a username and password is incorrect if I try to resolve the group. I took a wireshark trace and I can see that SYN , a SYN ACK, an ACK and after that a FIN ACK. The SharePoint servers shuts down the connection to the LDAP (sun) server. We can see in the logs of the LDAP server an entry of the SharePoint server that says Client aborted connection…

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