Directory Search (iOS) - Configuring iPhone/iPod Touch for White Pages

Note: these instructions and screenshots are for iOS 5+.

  1. Open Settings.
  2. Go to Mail, Contacts, Calendars.

    Settings menu

  3. Select Add Account....

    Mail, Contacts, Calendars menu

  4. Select Other.

    Choose service type

  5. Choose Add LDAP Account.

    Add LDAP Account menu

  6. Enter the following LDAP account information:

    • Server:
    • User Name: leave this blank
    • Password: leave this blank
    • Description: Directory Search
  7. LDAP Server Settings screen

  8. Press Next.
  9. Select Continueto continue setting up without SSL.

    SSL Warning message

  10. Select Netscape Root.

    LDAP Settings menu

  11. Replace with the following information:

    • Base: dc=wisc,dc=edu
    • Description: wisc, edu
    • Search Scope: Subtree
  12. Search Base settings menu

  13. Select Directory Searchback button in the upper left.

    LDAP Settings

    Your iPhone/iPod Touch is now configured for LDAP.

Using Directory Search

Now when composing a message, you can begin typing a name or email address in the To/Cc/Bcc field, and results from Directory Search will appear below your cursor. Select a matching name/address to add it to the corresponding field.

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