Authentication

LDAP Authentication

LDAP can be used to keep Organizr and Emby accounts synced.

Active Directory (AD)

Settings / System Settings / Main / Authentication

Change the Authentication type to Organizr DB + Backend. Choose Ldap as the Authentication. The following settings will need to be set. You can use the Test Connection button to make sure Organizr is able to reach the LDAP server. Note: This does not test whether it is able to authenticate or not.

Setting Purpose
Host Address ldap:// with your IP or hostname of your AD server and the port
Host Base DN The full DN of your users with %s subbed in where the username would be
Account Prefix The NetBIOS name for your domain followed by a \

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OpenLDAP

Settings / System Settings / Main / Authentication

Change the Authentication type to Organizr DB + Backend. Choose Ldap as the Authentication. All of the following will need to be filled in for it to work with OpenLDAP. You can use the Test Connection button to make sure Organizr is able to reach the LDAP server. Note: This does not test whether it is able to authenticate or not.

Setting Purpose
Host Address ldap:// with your IP or hostname of your LDAP server and the port
Host Base DN The full DN of your users with %s subbed in where the username would be
Account Prefix The object type of your users Example: uid= or cn=
Account Suffix The rest of the DN after the username

Once all of that is filled out, the line under Account DN should match what a full user account's DN looks like on your domain.

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Plex Authentication

Plex Authentication can be used to keep Organizr and Plex accounts synced.

Settings / System Settings / Main / Authentication

Change the Authentication type to Organizr DB + Backend. Choose Plex as the Authentication. The following settings will need to be set.

Setting Value
Authentication Type Organizr DB + Backend
Authentication Backend Plex
Plex Token Use the Get Plex Token button
Plex Machine Use the Get Plex Machine button
Admin Username Admin username or Admin email from Plex Main server
Enable Plex oAuth This will bring up a Plex login screen that will flow credentials through plex.tv
Strict Plex Friends Enabling this option will only allow people from your friends list that have access to the server that you selected for Plex Machine

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For Admin Account - Make sure passwords match in Organizr and Plex

If Plex account was made using Facebook, Google etc - YOU HAVE TO USE OAUTH to sign in

If the Get Plex Machine button doesn't return any results - Perform the following:

In your browser head to: http://[PLEX-URL]:32400/identity

Replace [PLEX-URL] with your Plex IP or DNS name

Once the results come up copy the field machineIdentifier="abcdefgh12345678" - so in this case, you would copy abcdefgh12345678 and paste that into the Plex Machine box