Overview [1]#

MaxPageSize controls the maximum number of objects that are returned in a single search result, independent of how large each returned object is.

MaxPageSize is part of the LDAP policy in Active Directory that is revealed in the supportedLDAPPolicies attribute in the RootDSE.

MaxPageSize in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 has a Hardcoded limit which override LDAP policy in Active Directory setting when the policy value should be higher.

MaxPageSize in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 has a Hardcoded limit which override LDAP policy in Active Directory setting when the policy value should be higher.

Changing the MaxPageSize Value #

The value is stored in the LDAP policy in Active Directory. You can change the value with Ntdsutil.exe

The value is "hardcoded" in 2008/2008 R2. However the dSHeuristic attribute could be set to control the value.[3]

Overcoming the MaxPageSize Value #

Using the Simple Paged Results Control can help with the retrieval of entries beyond the MaxPageSize value.

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