Installing Zoho Directory

Installing Zoho Directory

How to install Zoho Directory?

  1. Click the gear icon  in the top right corner and then select Settings from the dropdown.

  1. Click Active Directory in the Setup page.
  1. Click Go to Zoho Directory in the Active Directory page.

  1. Zoho Directory ( will open in a new tab.
  2. In LHS, select Active Directory, and click the Download button in the bottom-left corner.

  1. A file named ZohoDirectorySync.msi will be downloaded to your computer. Open the file to start installing the tool in your machine. 
  2. An installation wizard will guide you through the process. Select the destination path of your choice and follow the wizard to complete the installation.  
  3. After installation of the Directory Sync tool, you can start your configuration, guided by our tool's wizard.

System Requirements

  1. Browser - Internet Explorer 9 and above
  2. Operating System - Windows 7 and above
  3. Microsoft C++ Runtime redistributable 2010 or higher
  4. .NET Framework 4.0 and above
  5. If you have a higher version installed, please make sure you have .NET Framework 4.0 both in PDC and local system.
  6. Administrative privilege for the entire domain.
  7. For best results, a network connection to your Zoho domain with no proxies or firewalls is recommended. Minimum 512 MB RAM is required and if your company has more than 10k employees then 1GB or higher will be required for faster sync.

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