Use the Active Directory Attribute tab of the Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Active Directory User Discover Properties dialog box to specify the extended Active Directory object attributes for this discovery method.

The Active Directory Attribute tab contains the following elements:

Select extended Active Directory object attributes to discover

Signifies specific extended Active Directory attributes to discover while polling.The following options are available for managing the extended Active Directory attributes associated with this method:
  • New icon: Opens the Specify Attribute Name dialog box to add an attribute to the discovery polling list.

  • Delete icon: Removes the selected attribute from the discovery polling list.

The following columns are displayed for each Active Directory attribute in the discovery polling list:
  • Attribute Name: Specifies the name of the attribute.

  • System Required: Specifies whether or not discovery of the attribute is required by this discovery method.


Saves any changes and exits the dialog box.

Exits the dialog box without saving any changes.

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Opens the help topic for this tab of the dialog box.

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