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Attended Enrollment

The basic workflow of attended enrollment mode is as follows.

  • A Security Officer navigates to the Web Enrollment application URL.
  • On the DigitalPersona Identity Server, they enter their DigitalPersona authentication credential.
  • In the Web Enrollment application, they select whether the user to be managed is an AD User or a Non AD User from the dropdown menu.
  • The Security Officer enters the username for the account to be managed. If a username is not found, the administrator can choose to
    • Search for the username again
    • Enroll a new Non AD user
    • Enroll a new AD User, but only if the user already exists in Active Directory.
  • Once a user is selected or created, the Security Officer clicks Manage user. 
  • On the Credential Manager page, the Security Officer selects a credential to enroll or manage.
  • The user enters their password.
  • The Security Officer enrolls or modifies the user’s DigitalPersona credentials and then clicks Complete Enrollment.
  • The Credential Manager page closes and the user selection page redisplay.

Selecting or creating a user

A Security Officer can select a user for web credential enrollment or modification either from within the DigitalPersona Web Administration Console or directly from the DigitalPersona Web Enrollment component.

Selecting a user

To select a user for credential enrollment or modification

  1. Within DigitalPersona Web Enrollment, select whether the user is an AD User (default) or Non AD User.
  2. Enter the name of the user to As soon as the first character of the name is entered, the Manage user button is enabled.
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  3. Click Manage user.

If the user has an account in the LDS database, the Credential Manager page displays. If the user name is not in the DigitalPersona LDS database, you then have the option to

  • Search for the username again
  • Enroll a new Non AD user
  • Enroll a new AD User, but only if the user already exists in Active

Creating a user

A new DigitalPersona user can be created from within the DigitalPersona Administration Console or in Web Enrollment. Creating a user from within the DigitalPersona Administration Console is covered in the previous chapter.

Creating a new AD User

A new DigitalPersona AD User can only be created if the user name already exists in Active Directory, in which case the password entered must be their Windows password. Note that this creates a DigitalPersona user of the type AD User, but cannot be used to create a new Windows user account in Active Directory.

  1. Within DigitalPersona Web Enrollment, select AD User.
  2. Enter the name of the user to As soon as the first character of the name is entered, the Manage user button is enabled.
    image dpenrollment3 Attended Enrollment
  3. Click Manage user.
  4. A message indicates that the account does not Have the user enter their password. This will enable the Enroll new button.
    image dpenrollment4 Attended Enrollment
  5. Click Enroll new to create a new record in the DigitalPersona LDS database and display the Credential Manager page.

Creating a new Non AD User

  1. Within DigitalPersona Web Enrollment, select Non AD User.
  2. Enter a unique user name for the As soon as the first character of the name is entered, the Manage user button is enabled.
    image dpenrollment5 Attended Enrollment
  3. Click Manage user.
  4. A message indicates that the account does not exist. Have the user choose and enter a password. This will enable the Enroll new button.
    image dpenrollment6 Attended Enrollment
  5. Click Enroll new to create a new record in the DigitalPersona LDS database and display the Credential Manager page.