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Active Directory Export Script

Posted on 2010-09-14
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I need to export the name of each OU, Security Group and Distribution Groups along with their members names to a text file.  Our domain name is FSS.local and our DC is FSSFS.  Does anyone have a clue how to do this?
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Question by:steveLaMi
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by:ajb2222
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at the command line

net users /domain
will get you a list of users

net groups /domain
will get you a list of groups

you can direct them into a text file like this
net users /domain>USERS.TEXT
net groups /domain>>USERS.TEXT
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by:matthewmiller
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For security group membership, create a batch file that reads:
cscript listgroup.vbs>grouplist.txt

Create a vbs file named "listgroup.vbs" containing:

On Error Resume Next
Set objGroup = GetObject _
  ("LDAP://cn=<groupname>;ou=<path to group>;dc=FSS,dc=local")
objGroup.GetInfo
arrMemberOf = objGroup.GetEx("member")
WScript.Echo "<groupname>"
For Each strMember in arrMemberOf
  WScript.echo strMember
Next

This will create a file named whatever you put in place of <groupname>. You'd have to do this with each security group or distribution list.
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by:steveLaMi
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Is there a way to get the users of a distribution group into a text file?
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by:Mike Kline
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I would suggest something like adfind or powershell.  Michael Smith has a good overview of doing this with adfind
http://theessentialexchange.com/blogs/michael/archive/2007/11/13/listing-members-of-distribution-lists-and-security-groups.aspx
In addition to that if you want to export the OUs and their names
adfind -default -f objectcategory=organizationalunit name
Thanks
Mike
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by:steveLaMi
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Matt... I didnt see your answer before I posted my last comment, I will give it a try
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Tony Massa earned 500 total points
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Here's a script that will prompt for the DNS domain name, and group name, then put the user info into an Excel spreadsheet.  Note:  Assumes you have Excel installed on the computer you're running it on.
Group-Members-to-Excel.vbs.txt
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by:rajans
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Here is another script which you can use to get all groups and group member details:

http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/ScriptCenter/en-us/dcc9432e-d541-4be2-a39c-637c8d4c9fd0
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