Category Archives: Active Directory

Powershell, get full names of a group of users in AD and export to text file.

Just a quick blurb that I encountered this morning. In powershell, to get a list of the full names of users and export them to a text file: Get-ADGroupMember -identity GROUPĀ -Recursive | Get-ADUser -Property DisplayName | Select Name > c:\temp\fullnamesofgroup.txt … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2008 r2 Domain Controller boots into Active Directory Repair

Problem! My Windows 2008 R2 DC (the only one) boots into Active Directory Repair mode. Now I can’t log in, because the Active Directory services aren’t started. I can’t even restart the system correctly, running as a VMware virtual machine, … Continue reading

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