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Posted on 2011-02-14
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I know it is in here some were but I can not find it.  I need help to develop a login script for users in groups and sub groups.  

I am using nested groups and need a better way to find out what groups a user belongs to that way I came up with seems too complicated.

If I try to use
Const DEP = "cn=01-0#-00"
to map a departmental drive or printer I do not get any response.  "cn=01-0#-00" only contains groups not any users.  

The actual groups that users are in look like this
Const FAC-A = "cn=01-0#-01-0A"
or
Const STA-A = "cn=01-0#-02-0A"
or
Const STU-A = "cn=01-0#-09-0A"
if I map a drive or printer to one of these I get great results but then I repeated code for department or devision shared resources.

here is my structure:
All staff members for a give department are put into these groups:
Const STA-A = "cn=01-0#-02-0A"
Const STA-B = "cn=01-0#-02-0B"
Const STA-C = "cn=01-0#-02-0C"
Const STA-D = "cn=01-0#-02-0D"
Const STA-E = "cn=01-0#-02-0E"
Const STA-F = "cn=01-0#-02-0F"

All of the staff groups for a give division are put into this group:
Const STA = "cn=01-0#-02-00"
This group "cn=01-0#-02-00" is also a member of the divisions all users group.

Is there a way to determine the groups a user belongs to when the login and then from that information map drives and assign printers?

DC-Windows 2008r2
Workstations are XP and Win7
will be applied as part of a GPO

I hope I gave enough info for someone to be able to help.  Been at this for a few hours now and my eyes are giving out.

 
'========================================================================
' AUTHOR:  Mike Land 
' COMPANY: Cypress college
' COMMENT: Master Login script
'=========================================================================

Dim Network
Dim ADSysInfo
Dim CurrentUser
Dim Groups
Dim Strgroups

'Department
Const DEP = "cn=01-0#-00"

'All FAC- Groups
Const FAC = "cn=01-0#-01-00"
Const FAC-A = "cn=01-0#-01-0A"
Const FAC-B = "cn=01-0#-01-0B"
Const FAC-C = "cn=01-0#-01-0C"
Const FAC-D = "cn=01-0#-01-0D"
Const FAC-E = "cn=01-0#-01-0E"
Const FAC-F = "cn=01-0#-01-0F"

'All Staff Groups
Const STA = "cn=01-0#-02-00"
Const STA-A = "cn=01-0#-02-0A"
Const STA-B = "cn=01-0#-02-0B"
Const STA-C = "cn=01-0#-02-0C"
Const STA-D = "cn=01-0#-02-0D"
Const STA-E = "cn=01-0#-02-0E"
Const STA-F = "cn=01-0#-02-0F"

'All Students Groups
Const STU = "cn=01-0#-09-00"
Const STU-A = "cn=01-0#-09-0A"
Const STU-B = "cn=01-0#-09-0B"
Const STU-C = "cn=01-0#-09-0C"
Const STU-D = "cn=01-0#-09-0D"
Const STU-E = "cn=01-0#-09-0E"
Const STU-F = "cn=01-0#-09-0F"

'wScript.echo "1"

Set ADSysInfo = CreateObject("ADSystemInfo")
Set CurrentUser = GetObject("LDAP://" & ADSysInfo.UserName)
strGroups = LCase(Join(CurrentUser.MemberOf))

'Department Home Drive Mappings
Set wshNetwork = CreateObject("WScript.Network")
  wshNetwork.MapNetworkDrive "H:", "\\ccfs-01a\0#-HOMEDRIVE\" & wshNetwork.UserName, blnPersistent

'Departmental Printer and Drive Mappings
If InStr(strGroups, FAC) Or InStr(strGroups, STA) Then
	wshNetwork.MapNetworkDrive "I:", "\\ccfs-01a\0#-Drive"
	wshNetwork.MapNetworkDrive "J:", "\\ccfs-01a\J-Drive"
	wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C06-100-2D2-P01"
End If

'Faculity specific login peramaters
If InStr(strGroups, FAC-A) Or InStr(strGroups, FAC-B) Or InStr(strGroups, FAC-C) Or InStr(strGroups, FAC-D) Or InStr(strGroups, FAC-E) Or InStr(strGroups, FAC-F) Then
	wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"

	If InStr(strGroups, FAC-A) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"
	End If
	
	If InStr(strGroups, FAC-B) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	
	If InStr(strGroups, FAC-C) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	
	If InStr(strGroups, FAC-D) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	
	If InStr(strGroups, FAC-E) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	
	If InStr(strGroups, FAC-F) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
End If

'Staff specific Peramiters
If InStr(strGroups, STA-A) Or InStr(strGroups, STA-B) Or InStr(strGroups, STA-C) Or InStr(strGroups, STA-D) Or InStr(strGroups, STA-E) Then
	wshNetWork.SetDefaultPrinter "\\CCPS-01a\C06-100-2D2-P01"
		
	If InStr(strGroups, STA-A) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
		
	If InStr(strGroups, STA-B) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
		
	If InStr(strGroups, STA-C) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
		
	If InStr(strGroups, STA-D) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
			
	If InStr(strGroups, STA-F) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If

End If

'Student specific paramiters
If InStr(strGroups, STU-A) Or InStr(strGroups, STU-B) Or InStr(strGroups, STU-C) Or InStr(strGroups, STU-D) Or InStr(strGroups, STU-E) Or InStr(strGroups, STU-F) Then
	'wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"
		
	If InStr(strGroups, STU-A) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	If InStr(strGroups, STU-B) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	If InStr(strGroups, STU-C) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	If InStr(strGroups, STU-D) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	If InStr(strGroups, STU-E) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
	If InStr(strGroups, STU-F) Then
		wshNetwork.AddWindowsPrinterConnection "\\CCPS-01a\C##-###-###-P##"	
	End If
End If

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RobSampson earned 500 total points
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Hi, here's a script that will list the groups recursively:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Visual_Basic/VB_Script/Q_24243636.html

which I think is what you need for this?

Regards,

Rob.
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