Microsoft Outlook - Polito address book

How to configure the global Polito address book in Microsoft Outlook (2010 and 2013)

Go to Account Settings (under File > Info), click on the tab "Address Books", then on "Internet Directory Service (LDAP)". Click Next, and you will be presented with the following options:

  • Server name: mail.polito.it
  • Check "This server requires me to log on", and fill in your username and password
  • click on More Settings
  • Port: 636
  • check "Use Secure Socket Layer"
  • click on the Search tab
  • under "Search Base", select Custom, and type "cn=polito.it" (without quotes)
  • check "Enable Browsing (requires server support)"