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Powershell Get-ADUser URL field

Posted on 2011-09-19
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I am trying to export some data from AD using powershell. Need the following information:

Firstname, lastname, email, phone, company, url

I can pull all the data above except for the URL field. It displays on screen, but doesn't export. I have:

get-aduser -Properties givenname,surname,enabled,emailaddress,office,officephone,url | export-csv test.csv
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by:KenMcF
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use wwwhomepage

get-aduser -Properties wwwhomepage, givenname,surname,enabled,emailaddress,office,officephone | Select wwwhomepage, givenname,surname,enabled,emailaddress,office,officephone | export-csv test.csv
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by:rsn-helpdesk
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Clarifying... URL is Web Page Other, and not the same as wwwhomepage. When you display on screen the URL field, it displays, but for some reason it won't export to csv. I assume because you can have multiple URL fields?
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by:Govvy
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Use Quest AD Module and run:

>Get-QADUser -objectAttributes @[www}
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by:rsn-helpdesk
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Govvy, that still doesn't export the URL field.
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by:KenMcF
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yeah, that is a multi valued attribute. It is a little harder to get them into a csv file. Do users have more than 1 url attribute? I can post something later tonight if no one posts before that

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by:rsn-helpdesk
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KenMcF: For most, there is only 1 url attribute. Very few have 2 url attributes.
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Change the output to csv type on this command:

>Get-QADUser -DontUseDefaultIncludedProperties -ObjectAttributes @{homeDirectory='*'} -IncludedProperties 'url' | fl url
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