• ActiveRoles Management Shell for Active Directory version 1.6

    Hi team,

    I know that ActiveRoles Management Shell for Active Directory version 1.5 was last free version post that they have mentioned it should be commercial software but however no details on version 1.6 if it is free or commercial, because 1.7 mentioned…

  • Exchange Properties of users are not getting open for some users


    We are recently facing the issue on few users for whom we are not able to open exchange properties. Other tabs are working fine, but when we select exchange properties in ARS portal after opening user general properties, it takes time and finally…

  • ARS background process

    Hi All,

    I just wanted to know what background process does ARS do to provision objects to AD. Is it LDAP or any scripts that it run in background.



  • Workflow - How to set an attribute to the secondary owner's e-mail address of workflow target?

    Hi everyone,

    Does anyone know how I can set an attribute of my choice, to the e-mail address of the secondary owner of the workflow target? 

    So far, I have the following: 

    >>Operation execution: Create User; where secondary owner of workflow target is not…

  • Using Managed Units outside of Active Roles

    Has anyone come up with a way to use Managed Units outside of Active Roles?  I have a customer that would like to setup some Managed Units so that when they are setting permissions on SharePoint sites, the admin does not search the entire AD, but just…

  • ARS PowerShell script to "Move" users from one group to another.

    I have a .csv with 2 columns. Column 1 is called SourceGroup with a list of groups, and the other is DestinationGroup with a different list. I have a script I am trying to use that will Add the users from SourceGroup to the DestinationGroup, after the…

  • How can I deny admins the right to reset their own password?

    I have a bunch of users who have (quite properly) the ability to reset passwords.  Unfortunately, a number of them are abusing this ability by resetting (rather than changing) their own passwords so that they keep the same password in spite of the password…

  • Change/replace SIP address from the edsvaOffice365-UserID field

    Ill start off by saying I am a complete novice

    I would like to change user SIP address with the field edsvaOffice365-UserID

    Id also like to be able to update this by OU if possible

    I am using Quest Commandlet to pull this information. Get-QADUser -SearchRoot…

  • How do I allow all users to manage all distribution groups in a specific OU through Self Service

    At the moment I'm really struggling to figure out how to add functionality into self service. 


    We have a specific OU called "Distribution lists - SITE" and what I would like is to allow X amount of users to edit/change/remove membership into those…

  • Script for Quest Powershell in order to pull data from AD

    Hi All, im new to powershell and need to extract out some data.

    I would like to extract below attributes from AD for a User. Could you please help me in fixing the script.

    Get-QADUser t70869 | select -ObjectAttributes samAccountName, givenName, sn, displayName…

  • Will the use of Active Roles affect current integrations with AD? e.g. BMC Remedy ARS - AD integration

    Hi Everyone

    A customer of ours has integrations between AD and BMC Remedy ARS. These integrations have been done to make use of the data stored in AD with the connection of a bind user via port 3268.

    1. for Authentication and
    2. for the creation of user from…
  • get accouts with expired temporal groupmembership


    I want to have all members of all groups in my domain where the temporal groupmembership-EndTime is in the past.

    I used the script above and ended up here...

    Set-QADPSSnapinSettings -DefaultSizeLimit 10


    foreach($group in $groups)


  • LONG AWAITED - ARS 6.7 GP3 Released

    I know we've all waited for quite some time on this, but it finally came out of Quality Control and here is the newest fix pack for ActiveRoles Server 6.7!

    In addition to many many many fixes, the long awaited mult-browser support is also delevered…

  • Access Denied to Web and Admin Console

    Hi all,

    I have been haveing an issue and am hoping to get some insight.

    I have a user account that should have access to both the web console and the admin console but they keep getting prompted for username and password for the webpage. if they type…

  • Dynamic Groups - Membership Rule Strategies

    Hi all,

    We've been having some discussions within our org about our deployment of Dynamic Groups.   Our deployment strategy has been gradual where we have been converting existing groups and issuing Dynamic Groups for all new requests where possible…

  • Unable to update Mail Attribute with ERFM installed

    I have an interesting issue with a VBScript when trying to update the mail attribute.

    Current Setup: 2 AD Forests, 1 is a user account forest and the other is a Exchange resource forest, shadow accounts are in the resource forest and the MsExchMasterAccount…

  • Copy Membership

    Hey everybody,

    I am trying to implement a new function in ARS to copy from user to another (existing) user the group membership of the source user. The Script is working fine in Powershell, but as soon as I try to get it working in ARS I always get an…

  • Workflow - Link to Target Object

    I am working on a new workflow notification and would like to include a link to the target object. This would allow the recipient to quickly open the target object in the web console and view the object's properties.   I dont see an OOB token to handle…

  • ARS build best practice

    I'm wondering if anyone has some suggestions on whether they separate out the mgmt servers from the web interface role for ARS and also what you do for failover/high availability?  I also have multiple sites and does anyone have suggestions on how…

  • Script display a value calculate in a attribute active directory


    I shall like knowing if it is possible to make the following action and in that case how would make you?:

    In my site, i have add a active directory's attribute which is a datetime. If i display the page, i have the date but i want to display an…

  • Script or Report on accounts scheduled for deletion?

    Hey Group,

    I am new here, but this is a great community!  We have a need to notify some people when accounts will be deleted and this report has to include a couple of attributes of the user account. We've been searchin for a way to do this and the only…

  • Powershell profiles - help

    This community is fantastic, thanks to all for your help learning powershell, ars, and a heap of stuff.

    I want to create a profile that will list all of the modules I have available and the snap-ins that are available as well.  Define the colors for the…

  • Workflows & Other Add-in downloads?

    Hey there - I am trying to find out what the new Unified Messaging features are in ARS 6.7 and what add-ins for systems and workflows there are that work with 6.7? I found the download page but are all the items there compatible with 6.7?

  • SQL report - add-on properties?

    Is there any easy way to add on items to reports from the report pack/qkp? I tried doing some db queries against the data collector db and not being a dba I am not having much luck.  Is there a place to get add-on reports or something that would show how…

  • get-qarsoperation send output to qad-getuser?

    Is this possible? I've tried several things and haven't found anything in the forums or online that shows this will work? I read some other posts people are looking to do the same thing I am, but is it possible to pull the results of changes, provisions…