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Configure a global address list (GAL)

For this procedure, in Management Agent Designer, on the Configure GAL page, you can configure the Active Directory GAL container and Exchange settings for the forest to be synchronized. To complete this procedure, you must be logged on as a member of the MIISAdmins security group.

This procedure applies to management agents for the following Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003 editions:

Enterprise Edition Identity Integration Feature Pack for Active Directory
Active Directory global address list (GAL) Active Directory global address list (GAL)

To configure global address list (GAL)

GAL container configuration

  1. In Management Agent Designer, on the Configure GAL page, in Specify the destination container for contacts synchronized to this forest, click Target.
  2. In Target Container, in Select a partition, click the partition that contains those containers to be used when synchronizing contacts for the forest, then click Container, and then select a container that will be the destination container for contacts. To filter and select specific containers where permissions or schema configuration do not allow you to select higher-level containers or to exclude specific containers, click Advanced, and then, in Advanced Container, do any of the following:
  3. To select containers with authoritative contacts that will be synchronized to other forests as contacts, in Containers with authoritative contacts in this forest, click Source, in Source Containers, in Select a partition, click Add Containers. To remove a container, click the container in Containers, and then click Remove Container.

Exchange configuration

  1. In Exchange configuration, in SMTP mail suffixes managed by Exchange in this forest, to configure a mail suffix for users and groups or for contacts, click Edit then in SMTP Mail Suffix, type a suffix and then click Add.
  2. To specify if mail to contacts exported into this forest should be routed through the source forest, select Route mail sent to contacts exported into this forest through the source forest.
  3. To specify an administrative group that will be associated with contacts synchronized into this forest, select Specify an administrative group to enable interoperability with Exchange 5.5 and Active Directory Connector environments, then click Edit, in Administrative Group, click a primary group and secondary group (if more than one administrative groups are availible).


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Using the management agent for Active Directory global address list (GAL)