• ARS: The specified Domain is not available for Management. The specified Domain either does not exist or could not be contacted.


    I've installed ARS on a on a separated Domain and now try to add managed Domains in other non-trusted Domains. All ports form the ARS documentation are open against the specific Domains, but I am still facing the error that the Domain can't be contacted…

  • Quickconnect Deprovision from DB2 Table to Active Roles

    Source System: DB2 Table

    Destination: Active Roles Server

    I have the synchronization service read data from a table. This table is formed by user submission to deprovision accounts. From the sync server, I send a deprovision job over to Active Roles…

  • 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.



  • Group 'Managed By' filled with a group and not a user

    Hey all.

    We would like to know if it is possible to have a group 'Managed by' field populated with another group that has several users that need to add users in and out of the groups. E.G. Reports group has 'managed by' populated with reports_custodians…

  • Cannot validate argument on parameter

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    Hi all,

    I try to run a poweshell script from a policy rule, but get an error in the EDM Server log. Are there any one who can explain why this happens?

    This is the beginning of the script:

    function onPostModify($Request) {

        $displayName = [string]$Request…

  • PS cmdlet to Get Permissions assigned by AccessTemplate

    Is there any way to the get permissions assigned to an access template through PowerShell commandlet. I need to iterate through all the Accesstemplate and find templates that are granting Disable/Enable User object rights.

    Appreciate any help on this…

  • Exchange 2010 sp1

    Does anyone know if there are issues using ASR 6.5 with Exchange 2010 sp1?

    I have been testing this upgrade in a lab and I found that when I create accounts using the web interface for ASR and then add features to the user account with a script that I…

  • Create New User - Policy Property Value not there?


    I've created a policy object which includes a Property Generation and Validation Policy and applied to the Users OU(Similar to the City example used in Quest Videos and documentation). However when i go through the wizard to create a new user the property…

  • Notification email: including properties of objects added/removed from groups

    Hi all,

    I seem to recall this being discussed before but I havent managed to find the thread.  I need to send a custom email notification when users are removed from a particular group.  The notification email needs to contain certain attribute data from…

  • 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…

  • Limiting the search results returned with quicksearch

    We have used onpresearch to tailor the ldap queries but we would also like to be able to limit the results returned to improve performance.

    Has anyone got any suggestions?

  • 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…

  • Error in Event log while Collector is running

    Hi Everyone,

    I have a collector job that runs against AD on a nightly basis to pull AD related info.  This job only pulls AD stuff and ignores policy compliance and EDM logs.

    When running the collector I get lots of errors generated in the event log for…

  • Adding Duplicate IIS Service for a custom WebSite

    Original Server has a Web Site called ADProduction based on "Site for Administrators" Which is working for users


    I have creates a new server with Administration Server and IIS  using the same config database.

    What are the steps needed to add this…

  • Cleanup pending temporal group membership operations

    Hi all,

    I just found that I have a half-dozen pending temporal group membership changes.  It appears that they are well outside of my management history retention and SOL61603 indicates that management history is required for temporal group functionality…

  • Help with Renaming sAMAccountName

    Hi All

    We have a ARS Administration Policy that along with the few standard PVG policies has a policy which forces the UPN Prefix and sAMAccountName to be the same.  This is fine during an account creation, as we supply the givenName and sn and then let…

  • 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…

  • ARS & Quick Connect - same servers?


    Does anyone have ARS and Quest Quick connect running on the same servers for synching the ad to different databases or in my case I have to synch to a ms sql db but then also add another quick connect job to sync to 1 or 2 lab environments so that…

  • Deleted user report?

    Hey Everyone,

    Has anyone come up with a report that will provide a list of users that get deleted by the ARS server? I am trying to build one in the quest knowledge portal and not having much luck.

  • 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…