When using LDAP, Users and Groups are stored and managed in your external LDAP system. The Groups that a user is a member of (in LDAP) will be mapped to Roles within Germain (the Role name in Germain should match the Group name in LDAP).


  1. Go to System > Auth Settings > Authentication

  2. Click :plus: Add New Configuration

  3. Select the LDAP Provider option and click Next.

  4. Provide requested values, for an example:

  5. Click Finish.

  6. Restart the Germain server for the new provider to start working.

Creating a User

Create users and manage their groups inside your LDAP service.


Login using the username and password fields on the Germain login page.