Active Directory Objects

Active Directory User properties – General tab

The general tab of the user properties window allows you to configure the basic details such as name and contact details for a user. The values for the name fields are very important as they make up the value for mandatory attribute cn. (The combination of the values in the…
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AD computer object security tab

The security tab of the computer properties window allows you to configure access permissions on the computer object. The security tab allows you to grant or deny permissions to other groups and users over the computer object. In the “group or user names”…
Active Directory Objects

Active Directory Computer Objects Tabs

The general tab Some properties are assigned to a computer automatically once it’s joined to a domain, such as DNS name, Computer name, and Role etc. Even the administrator himself cannot change these properties. In the description box you can add a brief…
Active Directory Objects

Active Directory Group Objects Management

To add objects to groups in AD Open ADUC and right click on the object you intend to add to the group From the shortcut menu that pops choose the option “add to a group” Type the name of the group in the “select groups” dialogue box that appears Click…
Active Directory Objects

AD Group object properties – Security tab

The security tab of the group properties window is of high importance because it allows you to configure access permissions on the group object. The security tab allows you to grant or deny permissions to other groups and users over the group object. In the…
Active Directory Objects

AD Group object properties

Members tab The Members tab displays the name of all users and groups that are members of the group. The add buttons and remove buttons can be used to add or remove users or groups from this list. MemberOf tab The MemberOf tab displays all the groups in…