Tag / Active Directory

By default the Active Directory related commands search for a best domain controller. This is great, but by default, I want them to make use of the closest one. And when I do bulk operations, I even want to do that on the server who have the PDC role. Some might find that useful as […]

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Simple Tool that bulk imports or removes user pictures, based on AD Group Membership. If a user is in both groups, the picture will be removed! Idea based on my old tool to import Active Directory pictures. They are a bit to tiny, so I use Exchange now to make them look better in Exchange […]

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A reliable time source within an Active Directory environment (or networks in general) is critical. A prefer an expensive GPS Clock; others don’t care… I decided a while ago that I sync my DCs with an NTP source. Please keep in Mind, that your servers need access to the NTP Servers on the UDP Port […]

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