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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.12

November 11, 2016

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#Version 2.12 released 11-Nov-2016 Add Chinese language support Add table for Time Server information if script is run from an elevated PowerShell session Remove “Appendix A” from DC DNS Info table If you are running domain controllers on Windows Server 2016, make sure you update RSAT installed on the computer running the script. Many thanks […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Health Check PowerShell Script Version 2.01

November 7, 2016

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#Version 2.01 7-Nov-2016 Added Chinese language support You can always find the most current script by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.11

November 6, 2016

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#Version 2.11 released 6-Nov-2016 Fixed Domain Trust Attributes (thanks GT) Fixed several Write-Warning statements that had no message Fixed using -AddDateTime with -HTML Remove duplicate setting for $Script:Title Reworked the use of [gc]::Collect() If you are running domain controllers on Windows Server 2016, make sure you update RSAT installed on the computer running the script. […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.1

October 19, 2016

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#Version 2.1 released 19-Oct-2016 (Happy Birthday Linz) Add a new parameter, IncludeUserInfo Add to the User Miscellaneous Data section, outputs a table with the SamAccountName and DistinguishedName of the users in the All Users counts Add to the Domain section, listing Fine Grained Password Policies Add to the Forest section, Tombstone Lifetime Changed the HTML header […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.0

September 26, 2016

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Just over two years ago, I released V1.0 of the Active Directory (AD) documentation script. That script was written to help me document the multiple AD environments for a customer. That customer allowed me to reach out to the community to test the script and add ideas of what should be documented. After the script […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 1.22

August 29, 2016

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Version 2.0 of the Active Directory documentation script is still at least two weeks away so I wanted to add some quick updates and bug fixes to the current 1.2 script. I want to thank my new employer, Choice Solutions, for allowing me to spend time on contributing to the community. I really appreciate Choice […]

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Running the Active Directory Documentation Script in a Multiple Domain Forest

August 19, 2016

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I have received numerous emails and comments from people having issues running the Active Directory (AD) documentation script in a forest that contains multiple domains. I finally got off my lazy rear end and took the time to figure out the issue and solution.

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 1.21

August 19, 2016

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Version 1.21 19-Aug-2016 Updated help text with information on running in a forest with multiple domains Removed all references to Text and HTML output options from help text and script (those are coming in Version 2.0) Fixed several misspelled words You can always find the most current script by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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Synergy 2016 Las Vegas Presentation – (re)Designing Your Active Directory

June 9, 2016

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Greetings, If you came to my presentation at Citrix Synergy 2016 in Las Vegas, thanks for being there. The room was fairly full for being the next to last session on the last day of Synergy with a beer crawl starting at the same time. Thanks to all who stayed after the session and asked […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Health Check PowerShell Script Version 2.0

May 9, 2016

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In July 2014, Jeff Wouters (PowerShell MVP) released his Active Directory Health Check script. A little while ago, a user emailed me asking for help as they were trying to run the script using Microsoft Word 2016. Jeff had left my email address in the error message so I reached out to Jeff for permission […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 1.20

April 22, 2016

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WOW! Whatever the PowerShell team did to the latest version of PowerShell Version 5 kicked my butt!!!!! Many things that used to work in my scripts, no longer worked. It took me seven hours to fix all the issues the latest V5 found in this script.

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