Assign an LDAP Configuration to your Data Hub Service

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About this task

In this task, you will assign an LDAP configuration to a service. After you complete this task, the Security Admin DN will be mapped to the data-hub-security-admin service role in the MarkLogic security database.
Note: If your service was created before 10/1/2020, this task maps the Security Admin DN to the Service Security Admin service role in the MarkLogic security database. For details about this service role, see Service Roles.
Important: For this task, you need the SERV-ADMIN portal role. See Portal Roles.


  1. Go to the MarkLogic Data Hub Service home page.
  2. Navigate to your DHS to assign your LDAP service.
    • In the Service column, click the service name.

    Private Standard MarkLogic Data Hub Service

    Tip: You can customize your dashboard with column sorting, column configuring, and services searching and filtering. See Customize DHS Dashboard.
  3. In the Data Hub Service page, click External.

    Private Standard Data Hub Service LDAP Config

    • From the LDAP Server drop-down menu, select the LDAP configuration you would like to assign to your DHS.
    Note: The LDAP Server drop-down menu displays LDAP configurations that are in the same network as your service.
  4. Click Save.
  5. In the Please Confirm modal window, click Yes.


The Data Hub Service page is displayed with your LDAP configuration assigned to the DHS.

Private Standard MarkLogic Data Hub Service LDAP Config

  • To remove an LDAP configuration from your DHS, click Remove.

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