Tag Archives: active directory

Domain Controllers still generating alerts after being put into maintenance mode

A colleague of mine was doing some work on DC’s so put them into maintenance mode via the scom console, he was perplexed to discover that the DC’s started to generate alerts when he started work on them. Why did … Continue reading

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Install AD powershell module on Windows Server 2008 R2

Installing the module on Windows Server 2008 R2 Install the module from a PowerShell console:- Import-Module ServerManager Add-WindowsFeature RSAT-AD-PowerShell After the module has been copied to your computer, you then have to import it: Import-Module ActiveDirectory

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Powershell script to bulk import users into Active Directory

If you need to import users in bulk into Active Directory, the following script will do this:- NOTE:- You will need to change @Domainname to your actual domain name, I just called it this in the script for test purposes. … Continue reading

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