WebSphere Commerce Enterprise

Finding an organization's distinguished name (DN)

You might need to know the distinguished name of an organization, for example, when creating a hosted reseller or distributor service agreement or publishing a store from the command line.


  1. Open the Organization Administration Console.
  2. Click Access Management > Find Organizations. A list of organizations for the site display.
  3. Find the organization for which you need the distinguished name.
  4. Select the check box next to the organization and click Change.
    The Change Organization notebook opens.
  5. Make note of the DN in the Distinguished name field.
    The following example illustrates a DN for an organization:
    o=A Special Organization,o=Distributor Organization,o=Root Organization
  6. Click Cancel to return to the list of organizations.