Move Destination Object

Moves an object into the destination data store.


Class Name

(Optional) Specify the class name of the object to move into the destination data store.


Select whether this action should be added to, before, or after the current operation, or written directly to the destination data store.

Object to Move

Select the object to be moved. This object can be the current object, or can be specified by a DN or an association.

Container to Move to

Select the container to receive the object. This container is specified by a DN or an association.

DN or Association

Specify whether the DN or association of the container is used.


The example contains a single rule that disables a user’s account and moves it to a disabled container when the Description attribute indicates it is terminated. The policy is named Disable User Account and Move When Terminated, and it is available for download from the Novell Support Web site. For more information, see Downloading Identity Manager Policies in Understanding Policies for Identity Manager 4.0.2. To view this policy in XML, see 005-Command-DisableMoveOnTermination.

Policy to disable a user upon termination
Move destination object

The policy checks to see if it is a modify event on a User object and if the attribute Description contains the value of terminated. If that is the case, then it sets the attribute of Login Disabled to true and moves the object into the User\Disabled container.