GFI Directory is an Active Directory replacement for GFI products including GFI Archiver and GFI FaxMaker.

GFI Directory can be installed automatically during the setup process of these two products mentioned above, or separately by downloading it from the links provided below:

GFI Directory is a powerful and securely built directory service built upon Microsoft AD LDS enabling secure storage of user credentials and secure authentication for the utmost industry level security. GFI Directory allows you to manage users and groups from its web console making it easier for you to import create and modify user details.


GFI Directory Administrator Guide

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System Requirements

Hardware Requirements:

  • Minimum: Intel Pentium or compatible – 2GHz 32 bit processor
  • Recommended: x64 architecture-based server with intel 64 architecture


  • Minimum: 1GB RAM (dedicated to GFI Directory)
  • Recommended: 3GB RAM (dedicated to GFI Directory)

Physical Storage:

  • Minimum: 400MB physical disk space (NTFS) for GFI Directory installation
  • Recommended: 1GB physical disk space.

Software Requirements

Supported operating systems:

  • Microsoft Windows® Server 2003 and later
  • Microsoft Windows® Vista and later

Additional Components:

  • Microsoft AD LDS (Windows Vista or later)
  • Microsoft ADAM (Windows 2003)
  • Microsoft .NET® Framework 4.0 or 4.5
  • Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 or later

Supported Internet browsers:

  • Internet Explorer® 10 or later, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Safari®