Active Directory

Does anyone know of an easy way to copy users and information from an OU in Active Directory to a Text file
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What information are you looking for?  Name address zip code..Stuff like that?
Or are you looking for last log on, last time changed passwor, etc?
I believe LDIFDE is what your looking for.

There is a nice tutorial on how to export AD information to a text file here:,289483,sid1_gci1187396,00.html

LDIFDE can be used to dump your entire AD or just a certain OU.

Hope that helps.

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The easiest way is to  right click on the OU and select export
I need to build a Staff Email Directory. I have a security group/distribution list on Exchange that all Staff are member of.  I wanted to export the Names and Email Addresses from every member of the Group (lets say the name of the group is Domain_Faculty)  THat's it.  I probably could have typed them all by now!  I find it astonishing that there is not an easy to use tool available for these types of things.  I'm sorry but command line is a PITA  Thanks for the help!
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