Tag Archive for 'Active Directory'

Hyper-V Replica DC not working

I used the capabilities of Hyper-V 2012 to create a test environment that mirrors production systems (including a Domain Controller).  I couldn’t get the other computers in the environment to use the replica for authentication.  After a little more testing, I figured out that I couldn’t open AD DS on the DC.  Lots of searching […]

Using Powershell to get logon script path from Active Directory

If you want to know what logon script users are getting, this is an easy way to get that information: Import-Module -Name ActiveDirectory Get-ADUser -Filter * -SearchBase "OU=YourOUName,DC=YourDomain,DC=COM" -properties ScriptPath | Export-Csv "c:\script\ADUser.csv" Note: In order for this to work, you have to have the ActiveDirectory Module loaded. 

Servers in Domain

At some point, I had a desire to list all the computer accounts for any server OS in Active Directory.  I am pretty sure that I did a search and found the script below, but I don’t remember where, so whoever wrote it doesn’t get credit this time… $strCategory = “computer” $strOperatingSystem = “Windows*Server*” $objDomain […]