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How to Browse the WebLogic Embedded LDAP With User ID Other than CN=ADMIN from an External LDAP Browser (Doc ID 1347745.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 26, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Assigning administrator privilege to a particular branch (ou) of the LDAP to an LDAP user id is very common in LDAP configuration. The objective is to allow a user "uid=LdapAdmin,ou=people,ou=myrealm,dc=First_domain1" to add new LDAP people to ou=people,ou=myrealm,dc=First_Domain

The steps are detailed at

  1. Add the following line to WL_HOME/server/lib/acls.prop:
  2. Restart AdminServer.

However, the LDAP browser can only see the ou=people,ou=myrealm,dc=First_domain object. No attribute nor children objects can be seen.


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