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Hi

One of our System engineers moved a computer into another container in AD, which effected the user rights on aclients machine.

I need to prove that he moved the computer into this container,would  there be a log of this in events logs?

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AD Auditing would have to be enabled and you can comb through the event logs. You can use eventcomb to go through them



http://www.ultimatewindowssecurity.com/securitylog/encyclopedia/event.aspx?eventID=5139
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/814595
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308471
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Thanks, Would there still be a log of this?
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It would all depend if you have logging enabled, how large your security logs are, and fast they roll over. You can use eventcomb to go through.
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