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LDAP authentication on cluster GUI failing after service account passwords on Active Directory expired

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Applies to

  • NetApp Element software
  • LDAP authentication to Microsoft Active Directory enabled


  • Login to cluster GUI page (https://<MVIP>) is failing 
  • Observed behaviour when using incorrect credentials
  • With LDAP test user xLdapSearchBindFailed is returned on GUI (API log needs to be enabled)


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