Configuring LDAP / Active Directory

Learn about how to configure LDAP / Active Directory on QA Dashboard...


LDAP / AD integration allows users to login QA Dashboard with their LDAP / AD credentials.

When a user login to QA Dashboard via LDAP connection, base account of the user is created on QA Dashboard with least privilege. Then you need to define required permissions for the users.

You can also import users from LDAP. See the documentation for detailed information.

You can deactivate user accounts that you do not want to log into the QA Dashboard. Click here to learn how to deactivate a user account.


1. Navigate to Administration Panel > Admin Settings.

2. Open General Settings > LDAP Settings.

3. Click the switch to enable LDAP authentication.


1. After enabling LDAP authentication, fill in the form with your own LDAP configuration.

2. Click the "Save" button.

  • Hostname: Hostname or IP address of the server running LDAP. (Example:

  • Port: Port of the server running LDAP.

  • User DN: Bind DN, A read only user that can perform LDAP searches. (Example: cn=user,dc=domain,dc=name)

  • Password: Password of the bind user.

  • Base DN: Root LDAP node from which to search for users and groups. (Example: cn=users,dc=mydomain,dc=com)