Bulk Change on all users in AD

Posted on 2009-12-30
Last Modified: 2013-11-25
Hey Guys,

If I am trying to do a specific change for all users in a AD. Can that be done at once for all users?

Question by:Shivtek
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    Accepted Solution

    Depends on the change, if you highlight the users in ADUC and right click and select properties you will see what you are able to change in bulk.
    Another nice GUI method is ADModify
    Admodify makes it easier to reverse out of the changes which I like.
    There are also great command line methods such as using adfind/admod and powerhsell to name a few.
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    Author Comment

    For example If I want to put logon hours for all users in a OU
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    Assisted Solution

    by:Mike Kline
    For that just highlight all the users in that OU right click and select properties, you can edit logon hours (see screenshot)

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    Assisted Solution

    Using ADModify to Change Exchange Specific AD User Attributes in Bulk

    For Reference check the below link

    How do I modify Active Directory attributes for all members of an Organizational Unit in my domain?
    For Reference check the below link

    Chandar Singh
    LVL 24

    Assisted Solution

    There is a very good & free tool to acheive the bulk modification.

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