When updating the value of an attribute with Active Roles Server, you may receive the following error:
A value for the attribute 'attribute name' was not in the acceptable range of values.
For instance, you may receive this error when attemting to assign a value exceeding 64 characters to the Job Title ( title ) attribute.
The maximum value or length of an attribute is controlled by the Range-Upper attribute in Active Directory schema.
Note: This is applicable to Active Directory attributes only. The length of ActiveRoles Server virtual attributes is not controlled by this attribute.
You can check the value of the Range-Upper attribute for a given Active Directory attribute with the ADSI Edit tool. For details on the ADSI Edit tool, please refer to the following Microsoft Article: