Select Statement Examples

 

Query

Results

 SELECT FROM OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft where badPasswordTime >= CurrentTimestamp - 8 days
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Finds all entries entered a bad password in the last 8 days

SELECT FROM OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft where createTimeStamp >= CurrentTimestamp - 8 days
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Finds all entries created in the last 8 days

SELECT FROM OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft where objectCategory='Person' and objectClass='User' and lockoutTime<= CurrentTimestamp - 8 days and lockoutTime!=0 subtreescope

Returns all active directory disabled users

select * from DC=LDAPSoft where objectCategory='Person' and objectClass='user' and userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=2

Return all active directory user entries with lockout time less then equal to 8 days

select * from DC=LDAPSoft where objectCategory='Person' and objectClass='user' and userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:!=2

Returns all active directory users not disabled

SELECT cn, sAMAccountName, distinguishedName from OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft WHERE objectClass='person' AND NOT memberOf='*'

Returns cn, sAMAccountName and distinguishedName of all objects of class "person" in OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft that are not members of any group (except their "primary" group)

SELECT cn, sAMAccountName, distinguishedName from OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft WHERE objectClass='person' AND objectClass='user' AND (accountExpires=0 OR accountExpires=9223372036854775807)

Returns cn, sAMAccountName and distinguishedName of all users objects that do not expire in OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft

SELECT sAMAccountName, distinguishedName from OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft WHERE objectCategory='person' AND objectClass='user' AND userAccountControl=546

Returns sAMAccountName and distinguishedName of all users objects in OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft with a value of 546 assigned to the userAccountControl attribute

SELECT sAMAccountName, distinguishedName from OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft WHERE memberOf = 'CN=SoftwareTeam,OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft '

Returns sAMAccountName, distinguishedName of all objects in OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft that are members of group CN=SoftwareTeam,OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft

SELECT sAMAccountName, distinguishedName, whenCreated from OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft WHERE objectCategory='person' AND objectClass='user' AND whenCreated>='20081001000000.0Z'

Returns sAMAccountName, distinguishedName and whenCreated for all users in OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft created after October 1, 2008

SELECT * fromOU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft WHERE objectCategory='person' AND objectClass='user' AND description IS NULL

Returns all attributes of users in OU=Chicago,OU=US,DC=LDAPSoft that have no value assigned to the description attribute

 

SQL Statement examples:

Query

Results

Select * from DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM subtreescope

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC =COM are returned including DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM and all its subentries

Select * from DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM WHERE createTimeStamp='20080307210341.904000Z'

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where createtimestamp is 20080307210341.904000Z

Select * from DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM WHERE dc ='ldapso ft,dc=com' subtreescope

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where dc ='ldapsoft,dc=com'

Select * from DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM WHERE cn='1testGroup' subtreescope

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where cn='1testGroup'

SELECT * FROM cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM WHERE objectclass like 'AIX%' subtreescope

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where object class starts with AIX

SELECT COUNT(*) FROM cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM subtreescope


Count of all the entries within cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM - If the count exceeds the number of max results it will show you the max results - you can increase the count of the max results from the Max Results textbox.

SELECT COUNT(*) FROM cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM onelevelscope

Count of all the immediate children of cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM

Select * from DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where createTimeStamp >=20071120000000 and createTimeStamp<=20071121000000 and objectclass='container' subtreescope

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM created between 20071120000000 and 20071121000000 and objectclass is container

SELECT * FROM cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where sn IS NULL subtreescope

All entries within cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where sn is null or the sn attribute does not exist

SELECT * FROM cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where sn IS NOT NULL subtreescope

All entries within cn=users,cn=test,cn=testuser,DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where sn is not null

 

SQL Statement examples (Time or Date Based) :

Query

Results

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp <= CurrentEndofDay and createTimestamp >=CurrentStartofDay

Finds all records created today in ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges container

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp <= CurrentEndofDay -1 days and createTimestamp >=CurrentStartofDay -1 days

Finds all records modified today in ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges container

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where modifyTimestamp <= CurrentEndofDays and modifyTimestamp >=CurrentStartofDay

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where dc ='ldapsoft,dc=com'

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where modifyTimestamp <= CurrentEndofDay -1 days and modifyTimestamp >=CurrentStartofDay -1 days

Finds all records modified yesterday in ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges container

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -10 days

Finds all records created in the last 10 days in ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges container

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupA,o=stooges where createTimestamp != '20090122164948Z'

Finds all records not created on 20090122164948Z in ou=MemberGroupA,o=stooges container

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -10 days

Finds all records created in the last 10 days

Select * from DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM where createTimeStamp >=20071120000000 and createTimeStamp<=20071121000000 and objectclass='container' subtreescope

All entries within DC=LDAPSOFT,DC=COM created between 20071120000000 and 20071121000000 and objectclass is container

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -10 days

Finds all records created in the last 10 days

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -1 months

Finds all records created in the last 1 month

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -10 years


Finds all records created in the last 10 years

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -1 hours

Finds all records created in the last hour

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -10 minutes


Finds all records created in the last 10 minutes

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -30 seconds

Finds all records created in the last 30 seconds

 

SQL Statement examples (Count) :

Query

Results

Select count (*) from o=stooges subtreescope

Finds a count of all entries in container o=stooges

Select count (*) from o=stooges subtreescope where createTimestamp >= CurrentTimestamp -2 months

Finds a count of all the entries created in the container o=stooges in the last 2 months


 

SQL Statement Examples (Using Not Operator):

Query

Results

Select from ou=MemberGroupA,o=stooges where postalCode= '60660' and mail != 'test@test.com' and sn!='test'

Finds all LDAP users with postal code = 60660 and mail not equal to 'test@test.com' and sn not equal to 'test'


 

SQL Statement examples (Using IS NULL or IS NOT NULL Operator) :

Query

Results

SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where (objectClass= 'person' or objectClass= 'organizationalPerson' or objectClass= 'inetOrgPerson') and userPassword IS NULL

Finds all LDAP users with no password in container ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges


SELECT FROM ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges where (objectClass= 'person' or objectClass= 'organizationalPerson' or objectClass= 'inetOrgPerson') and userPassword IS NOT NULL

Finds all Ldap Users with password in container ou=MemberGroupB,o=stooges



 

SQL Statement examples (Custom Controls) : LDAP controls can be added using ldapcontrols function

Query

Results

Select cn,creatorsName,createTimeStamp,modifiersName, modifyTimeStamp,sAMAccountName,userAccountControl from RootDSE where objectClass='user' and isDeleted=TRUE add ldapcontrols('1.2.840.113556.1.4.417')
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To find all deleted Active Directory Users. To retrieve all deleted users custom control 1.2.840.113556.1.4.417 is added to the sql statement


Select cn,creatorsName,createTimeStamp,modifiersName, modifyTimeStamp,sAMAccountName,userAccountControl from RootDSE where objectClass='user' and isDeleted=TRUE add ldapcontrols('1.2.840.113556.1.4.417', '1.2.840.113556.1.4.419')
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Example of adding multiple custom controls.



 

 

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Delete statement examples

 


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