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List all disabled users from a specified OU container in AD via VB script

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Is there a way to list ALL disabled users from a specified OU container in AD via VB script and then output it in an Excel spreadsheet?

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Quan
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Mike Kline earned 168 total points
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Does it have to be VBScript,  powershell and adfind can get this done in one line

adfind by MVP Joe Richards for this

http://www.joeware.net/freetools/tools/adfind/index.htm

adfind -b "DN of your OU" -bit -f  “&(objectcategory=person)(objectclass=user)(userAccountControl:AND:=2)” samaccountname  -nodn -csv  > c:\DisabledUsers.csv


...and if you want to find enabled users just add a !(exclamation point)  in front of useraccountcontrol

Thanks

Mike
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Just to add to Mike's response with Powershell and the Quest AD cmdlets

get-qaduser -searchroot "OU=USERSOU,DC=Domain,DC=Local" -disabled | Select samaccountname, Name | export-csv c:\DisabledUsers.csv

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Hi, try the script here....it will give you information on expired accounts as well.
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Visual_Basic/VB_Script/Q_23478121.html

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Rob.
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Thanks for all the info...
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TY Rob.  Sorry for the late response back.  Been busy at work.  Thanks for all of your help!!!
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Hi, please don't forget to close the question.

Rob.
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