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File TypeLDAP Data Interchange Format File

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What is an LDIF file?

Text-based data interchange file used by LDAP directories; describes a directory, the entries contained in the directory, and changes made to the entries.

More Information

LDIF files consist of one or more entries separated by a blank line. Each entry has an optional entry ID, a required unique name, one or more object classes, and may have multiple attribute definitions.

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Programs that open LDIF files

LDAPSoft LDAP Browser
Softerra LDAP Browser
Apache Directory
Apple Directory Access
Apache Directory
Apache Directory
LDAPSoft LDAP Browser
Updated 8/25/2015

About LDIF Files

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