• Create overview of all Policies applying to OU


    I often receive a question from the business about "what policies are in effect when we create a user"; currently I always have to dig in and manually write what happens (mailbox, homedrive, attributes, auto groups etc). Is there an easy way to just…

  • New-QADUser cmdlet Issue when logging the account creation event

    So when using the new-qaduser cmdlet, see below, The Event Log for event 4720 on the DC its connecting to to create the user account shows:

    Security ID: Domain\testing3
    Account Name: $2RG100-UU7PKQ1Q51GA
    Account Domain: Domain

    SAM Account…

  • Active Roles User Provisioning

    Dear All,

    1. How does ARS provision users from ARS to AD. I mean what scripts does it run or what method does it run when a user click on submit button for user creation.

    2. How does ARS decide, in a domain which AD should it provision the objects (users…

  • User Creation Workflow - Name Collisions

    I've set up a workflow that creates secondary Admin Accounts based off of the first character of a first name, last name, and then 'a'. So John Smith would be JSA@xxxx.com. It works great except for when we already have a Jake Sam for instance. It simply…

  • Translating Objectsid to SID

    We have a postcreate script (powershell) that we run to set permissions for a users home directory. I am attempting to convert the script from using the users samaccountname to use the users sid. The problem is that from the $Request I am only able to…

  • Check for unique EmployeeID on user provisioning

    Hi all,


    Hopefully the community can share some insight here. I have been asked to try and put a check into the user provisioning process that ensures that the provided 'EmployeeID' field is unique within the domain. Users are provisioned using the 'New…