• Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script V3.05

    Version 3.05 6-Jul-2021

    • Add fixes provided by Jorge de Almeida Pinto
      • Fixed the way the $Script:AllDomainControllers array is built
      • Fixed getting Fine-grained Password policies to work in a multiple domain/child domain forest
    • Change the CompanyName parameter so that HTML and Text output can use it. (requested by Michael B. Smith)
      • .PARAMETER CompanyName
        • Company Name to use for the Word Cover Page or the Forest Information section for HTML and Text.
        • Default value for Word output is contained in
        • HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\UserInfo\CompanyName or
        • HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\UserInfo\Company, whichever is populated on the computer running the script.
        • This parameter has an alias of CN.
        • For Word output, if either registry key does not exist and this parameter is not specified, the report will not contain a Company Name on the cover page.
        • For HTML and Text output, the Forest Information section will not contain the Company Name if this parameter is not specified.
    • For both HTML and Text output, at the end of the report add a “Report Complete” line (requested by Michael B. Smith)
    • For Privileged Groups, add a column for SamAccountName (requested by Michael B. Smith)
    • For the forest section, if a company name is entered, added the company name to the section title (requested by Michael B. Smith)
    • For the section Computer Operating Systems, fix the HTML tables to have slightly wider columns (requested by Michael B. Smith)
    • For Users with AdminCount=1, add columns for SamAccountName and Domain (requested by Michael B. Smith)
    • Renamed items in the list of AD Schema Items (requested by Michael B. Smith)
      • RAS Server -> NPS/RAS Server
      • LAPS -> On-premises LAPS
      • SCCM -> MECM/SCCM
      • Lync/Skype for Business -> On-premises Lync/Skype for Business
      • Exchange -> On-premises Exchange
    • Update schema numbers for Exchange CUs
      • “15333” = “Exchange 2016 CU19/CU20”
      • “15334” = “Exchange 2016 CU21”
      • “17002” = “Exchange 2019 CU8/CU9”
      • “17003” = “Exchange 2019 CU10”
    • Updated the help text
    • Updated the ReadMe file

    If you run the script in a multiple domain forest and have questions or issues, please email me. webster at carlwebster dot com.

    You can always find the most current script by going to https://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/

    Thanks

    Webster







    About Carl Webster

    Carl Webster is an independent consultant specializing in Citrix, Active Directory, and technical documentation. Carl (aka “Webster”) serves the broader Citrix community by writing articles (see CarlWebster.com) and by being the most active person in the Citrix Zone on Experts Exchange. Webster has a long history in the IT industry beginning with mainframes in 1977, PCs and application development in 1986, and network engineering in 2001. He has worked with Citrix products since 1990 with the premiere of their first product – the MULTIUSER OS/2.

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