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26 June, 2018 | Jeff Melnick

Managing OUs and Moving Their Objects with PowerShell

An organizational unit (OU) is a container in Active Directory where users, groups and computers, as well as other OUs, can be stored. Each AD domain can have its own organizational unit hierarchy. In this article, you will learn about OU management and how to use PowerShell scripts to: ...
7 June, 2018 | Jeff Melnick

How to Create New Active Directory Users with PowerShell

The easiest way to create a new user in an Active Directory domain is using the Active Directory Users and Computers MMC snap-in. However, what if you need to create multiple user accounts in bulk, or ADUC is not available for some reason? In this article, we explain several ways to create Active...
13 March, 2018 | Jeff Melnick

Top Seven Challenges with Active Directory

Microsoft Active Directory (AD) is a reliable, scalable solution for managing users, resources and authentication in a Windows environment. However, like any software tool, it has limitations that can be difficult to overcome. Here are the top seven challenges with Active Directory and some options...
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