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  • 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

    Hello,

    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…

  • 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…

  • Active Roles 7.1 – Automation for On-Prem AD and Azure AD

    Using the single, familiar Active Roles interface, there is no longer a need to be constantly switching between consoles, and writing complex scripts in an attempt to automate, because Active Roles does it for you. 

    Creation of a user, for example, can…

  • How to Sprint to the Cloud Without Stumbling AKA: Effective IAM for the Hybrid AD Environment

    The cloud isn’t coming — it’s here. And the quicker we all get on board, the better off we’ll be, right?!

    Digital transformation, IT modernization projects and cost-control initiatives all point to the cloud as the easiest, most…

  • When Active Directory Goes Wrong No One Is Happy

    We all have Active Directory (AD) and it is so ingrained into our day-to-day lives that most of our end users don’t even know it’s there until it goes down. But when it does go down, you’d better run for the hills…

    “I can’t get…

  • If You Care About Active Directory, You Better Get the Right Tools

    If you’ve been following the IAM blog, you know that we kind of have a thing for Active Directory (AD)…but then who doesn’t? AD is everywhere, everyone has it, it is critical to most organizations’ operations, and messing up when it comes to AD can have…

  • In the Heart of the IT Sea

    Ok, let me paint the scene for you:  so let’s say you’re one of 2 or 3 folks on a small IT team whose job it is to make sure the entire company is humming along smoothly (I know. I know.  Stay with me here…)  You think your teammates…

  • 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…

  • get accouts with expired temporal groupmembership

    Hi,

    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

    $groups=Get-QADGroup

    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…

  • 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 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…

  • Remote Powershell - ars server, load modules/snappins?

    Howdy,


    I can connect to the ars server using remote powershell, but I can't get the quest ad modules, exchange tools, and other modules to load into my shell when I connect remotely.


    How can I do this?

    Right now I tried doing add-pssnappin  Quest.ActiveRoles…

  • user home folder deletion?

    Hey Folks - I am working on a script that will delete the users home folders when the users AD account is deleted by the ARS built-in scheduled task. The built in process fails to delete the users home folders and we have about 20 file servers that a…

  • script help to delete users and/or home folders?

    I am trying to find a script to delete AD user accounts and/or home folders. I have setup a deprovisioning policy that deletes accounts after x number of days but can't use that on a bunch of other accounts as they were deprovisioned before the policy…