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export AD attribute

what tool I can use to display the distingushed name and IP phone field of an user?  Or export these info to a file?

Thanks in advance.
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Shift-3Commented:
You can do this using dsquery and dsget, as in the example below.  Run the command on a 2003 server or a workstation with the adminpak installed.


dsquery user -samid user.name | dsget user -dn -iptel

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Shift-3Commented:
You could add a redirection operator to output to a text file.


dsquery user -samid user.name | dsget user -dn -iptel -L > output.txt

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Manpreet SIngh KhatraSolutions Architect, Project LeadCommented:
You can also get the complete data into a CSV file ...... meaning all attribute information and then filter

csvde -f C:\user.csv
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Manpreet SIngh KhatraSolutions Architect, Project LeadCommented:
You could even try with

CSVDE -s <domaincontroller> -r "(objectClass=user)" -d "OU=my,OU=org,OU=unit,DC=domain,dc=com" -f c:\scripts\myfile.csv -l "DN, IPphone"
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abolinhasCommented:
you can try this script, this script export AD Attributes to exel

Dim ObjWb 
 Dim ObjExcel 
 Dim x, zz 
 Set objRoot = GetObject("LDAP://RootDSE") 
 strDNC = objRoot.Get("DefaultNamingContext") 
 Set objDomain = GetObject("LDAP://" & strDNC) ' Bind to the top of the Domain using LDAP using ROotDSE 
 Call ExcelSetup("Sheet1") ' Sub to make Excel Document 
 x = 1 
 Call enummembers(objDomain) 
 Sub enumMembers(objDomain) 
 On Error Resume Next 
 Dim Secondary(20) ' Variable to store the Array of 2ndary email alias's 
 For Each objMember In objDomain ' go through the collection 
 
 If ObjMember.Class = "user" Then ' if not User object, move on. 
 x = x +1 ' counter used to increment the cells in Excel 
 
    objwb.Cells(x, 1).Value = objMember.Class 
    ' I set AD properties to variables so if needed you could do Null checks or add if/then's to this code 
    ' this was done so the script could be modified easier. 
 SamAccountName = ObjMember.samAccountName 
 Cn = ObjMember.CN 
 FirstName = objMember.GivenName 
 LastName = objMember.sn 
 initials = objMember.initials 
 Descrip = objMember.description 
 Office = objMember.physicalDeliveryOfficeName 
 Telephone = objMember.telephonenumber 
 EmailAddr = objMember.mail 
 WebPage = objMember.wwwHomePage 
 Addr1 = objMember.streetAddress 
 City = objMember.l 
 State = objMember.st 
 ZipCode = objMember.postalCode 
 Title = ObjMember.Title 
 Department = objMember.Department 
 Company = objMember.Company 
 Manager = ObjMember.Manager 
 Profile = objMember.profilePath 
 LoginScript = objMember.scriptpath 
 HomeDirectory = ObjMember.HomeDirectory 
 HomeDrive = ObjMember.homeDrive 
 AdsPath = Objmember.Adspath 
 LastLogin = objMember.LastLogin 
 
 zz = 1 ' Counter for array of 2ndary email addresses 
 For each email in ObjMember.proxyAddresses 
     If Left (email,5) = "SMTP:" Then 
 Primary = Mid (email,6) ' if SMTP is all caps, then it's the Primary 
     ElseIf Left (email,5) = "smtp:" Then 
        Secondary(zz) = Mid (email,6) ' load the list of 2ndary SMTP emails into Array. 
        zz = zz + 1 
     End If 
 Next 
 ' Write the values to Excel, using the X counter to increment the rows. 
 
 objwb.Cells(x, 2).Value = SamAccountName 
 objwb.Cells(x, 3).Value = CN 
 objwb.Cells(x, 4).Value = FirstName 
 objwb.Cells(x, 5).Value = LastName 
 objwb.Cells(x, 6).Value = Initials 
 objwb.Cells(x, 7).Value = Descrip 
 objwb.Cells(x, 8).Value = Office 
 objwb.Cells(x, 9).Value = Telephone 
 objwb.Cells(x, 10).Value = EmailAddr
 objwb.Cells(x, 11).Value = WebPage 
 objwb.Cells(x, 12).Value = Addr1 
 objwb.Cells(x, 13).Value = City 
 objwb.Cells(x, 14).Value = State 
 objwb.Cells(x, 15).Value = ZipCode 
 objwb.Cells(x, 16).Value = Title 
 objwb.Cells(x, 17).Value = Department 
 objwb.Cells(x, 18).Value = Company 
 objwb.Cells(x, 19).Value = Manager 
 objwb.Cells(x, 20).Value = Profile 
 objwb.Cells(x, 21).Value = LoginScript 
 objwb.Cells(x, 22).Value = HomeDirectory 
 objwb.Cells(x, 23).Value = HomeDrive 
 objwb.Cells(x, 24).Value = Adspath 
 objwb.Cells(x, 25).Value = LastLogin 
 objwb.Cells(x,26).Value = Primary 
 
 ' Write out the Array for the 2ndary email addresses. 
 For ll = 1 To 20 
 objwb.Cells(x,26+ll).Value = Secondary(ll) 
 Next 
 ' Blank out Variables in case the next object doesn't have a value for the property 
 SamAccountName = "-" 
 Cn = "-" 
 FirstName = "-" 
 LastName = "-" 
 initials = "-" 
 Descrip = "-" 
 Office = "-" 
 Telephone = "-" 
 EmailAddr = "-" 
 WebPage = "-" 
 Addr1 = "-" 
 City = "-" 
 State = "-" 
 ZipCode = "-" 
 Title = "-" 
 Department = "-" 
 Company = "-" 
 Manager = "-" 
 Profile = "-" 
 LoginScript = "-" 
 HomeDirectory = "-" 
 HomeDrive = "-" 
 Primary = "-" 
 For ll = 1 To 20 
 Secondary(ll) = "" 
 Next 
    End If 
    
    ' If the AD enumeration runs into an OU object, call the Sub again to itinerate 
    
    If objMember.Class = "organizationalUnit" or OBjMember.Class = "container" Then 
        enumMembers (objMember) 
    End If 
 Next 
 End Sub 
 Sub ExcelSetup(shtName) ' This sub creates an Excel worksheet and adds Column heads to the 1st row 
 Set objExcel = CreateObject("Excel.Application") 
 Set objwb = objExcel.Workbooks.Add 
 Set objwb = objExcel.ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets(shtName) 
 Objwb.Name = "Active Directory Users" ' name the sheet 
 objwb.Activate 
 objExcel.Visible = True 
 objwb.Cells(1, 2).Value = "SamAccountName" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 3).Value = "CN" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 4).Value = "FirstName" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 5).Value = "LastName" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 6).Value = "Initials" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 7).Value = "Descrip" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 8).Value = "Office" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 9).Value = "Telephone" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 10).Value = "Email" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 11).Value = "WebPage" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 12).Value = "Addr1" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 13).Value = "City" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 14).Value = "State" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 15).Value = "ZipCode" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 16).Value = "Title" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 17).Value = "Department" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 18).Value = "Company" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 19).Value = "Manager" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 20).Value = "Profile" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 21).Value = "LoginScript" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 22).Value = "HomeDirectory" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 23).Value = "HomeDrive" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 24).Value = "Adspath" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 25).Value = "LastLogin" 
 objwb.Cells(1, 26).Value = "Primary SMTP" 
 End Sub 
 MsgBox "Done" ' show that script is complete

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nav2567Author Commented:
I appreciate for everyone's feedback.   I am still exploring which option is best to use.
I am not sure if it is my all_employees_group has too many members, I am not able to use the following to display the info I need.  If I specify another group with less members, it works.  Please advise.  
dsquery group -name all_employees_group |dsget group -members |dsget user -dn -iptel
 
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Shift-3Commented:
By default, dsquery only retrieves the first 100 results.  Include -limit 0 before the first pipe to bypass this.
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nav2567Author Commented:
Thanks.   I also realize using a -c switch will bypass the errors.
Last question to everyone, if I need to update the ip phone field for all users, can I use the similar trick?  
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Shift-3Commented:
Yes, you can use dsmod with the -iptel switch.
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nav2567Author Commented:
The suggestion by Shift-3 seems to work better for our issue.  But also appreciate the other two members jump in and help.

Thanks everyone again.
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