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I have the active directory on a server 2008
please how I can find the list of PCs wich correspond to the name of users
example, the PC (Name = pc1desk) used by the user (Account = Nicolas)
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by:ienaxxx
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you can't directly. it's because eachcomputer could be used by a number of users. The two types of objects are not joined.  But you can use psloggedon by sysinternals fo generate a list. you pass comp. names and it can loop and see who's logged on each one.  hth. bye!
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You could also write a script to check the latest documents and settings or users folders on each PC to confirm the consumer
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HOW CAN I DO THIS SCRIPT PLEASE
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please I have a list users (Account) --> a search the mist Name PCs correspondent
example, the  user (Account = Nicolas) used the PC (Name = pc1desk)
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You can do as follows:
(1) Create a share folder on server with write permission to all the users.
(2) Write logon script as batch file with following command:
           (A) If you want separate text files for each PC:
                 echo %username% >> \\path\to\shared\folder\%computername%.log
           (B) If you want all computers name against usernames in single text file:
                 echo %username% %computername% >> \\path\to\shared\folder\logfile.log
(3) apply this to GPO linked OU which contains users you want to have a log of.
(4) Wait for three four day and you will have a cool information in the folder.
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