Deleting a Directory Service Connection

Before you begin

You cannot remove a directory service connection if it is currently in use somewhere in SOTI MobiControl. SOTI MobiControl will issue an error during the process with a list of places where the directory service connection is in use.

About this task

This procedure applies to both on-premises and Azure directory service connections.

To delete a directory service connection:


  1. Select Global Settings from the main menu.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • From the Settings tree on the left, select Services > Directory to display the Directory dialog box (see Directory).
    • From the Settings tree on the left, select Console Settings > Authentication Options to display the Authentication Options page (see Authentication Options). Under Authentication Type, select MobiControl. Click Manage Directories to open the Directory dialog box (see Directory).
  3. In the LDAP Directories or Azure Directories section, select the connection you want to delete.
  4. Click the Delete icon in the selected connection's row.
  5. Click Delete in the confirmation message that appears.