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Directory Services Attribute

Employee Work Zip Code (postalCode)

Attribute details

LDAP postalCode attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: Office (work) mailing address zip code.
Attribute Name: 'postalCode'
URN: urn:oid:
Multiple Values: Multi-valued (treated as Single-valued)
Format: Directory String {40}
Search Syntax: EQUALITY caseIgnoreMatch SUBSTR caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch
Controlled Vocabulary: not applicable
Source: If (present in EDW feed) ⇒ EDW workZip (employee-defined in Workday)
else, if (present in COMPASS-USA feed) ⇒ COMPASS-USA workZip

Directory-specific details

LDAP postalCode attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration
  Enterprise Directory
People Branch
AUTH Directory
People Branch
Azure Directory
People Branch
Directory URL:
Object Class: organizationalPerson organizationalPerson organizationalPerson
Required: no no no
Indexing: none none none
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. Authenticated accounts have read access. Authenticated accounts have read access.
Usage:   application GALs application GALs
Example(s): 77845-3363 77845-3363 77845-3363