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Powershell: Search for Users with "PasswordNeverExpires"

Could someone please help - I need a Powershell script to search users in AD with password set to never expire.

Both our DC's are running Server 2003 - and Active Directory Web Services isn't running so Get-ADUser cmdlet won't work.

I would prefer not to use 3rd party cmdlets either, unless I have to.

Thanks,

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Sarang TinguriaSr EngineerCommented:
Chris has a great GUI tool You may install this on any member Machine and use via any admin/non-admin account

Cjwdev | AD Info - Active Directory Reporting www.cjwdev.co.uk/Software/ADReportingTool/Info.html
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SubsunCommented:
If you are using quest ad cmdlets, then it's a single line command..
http://www.quest.com/powershell/activeroles-server.aspx
Get-QADUser -PasswordNeverExpires | Export-Csv C:\report.csv -NoTypeInformation

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Else you can use this script to export the users accounts which has password set to never expire...
$domain = [ADSI]"LDAP://DC=test,DC=com"
$Ad = new-object directoryservices.directorysearcher
$Ad.searchroot = $domain
$Ad.filter = "(&(objectCategory=User)(userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=65536))"
$Users = $Ad.findall()
$Users | % {New-Object PSObject -Property @{
Name = $($_.Properties.name)
sn = $($_.Properties.sn)
givenname = $($_.Properties.givenname)
mail = $($_.Properties.mail)
samaccountname = $($_.Properties.samaccountname)
displayname = $($_.Properties.displayname)
 }
} | Export-Csv C:\report.csv -NoTypeInformation

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AngealAuthor Commented:
Hi Subsun,

Worked like a charm. I used the second script. Is there a way to filter out accounts that are disabled? (sorry, I should have asked this beforehand) So find all accounts that don't expire, and aren't disabled.

Thanks for your help! I really appreciate it.

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coraxalCommented:
Change this line:

$Ad.filter = "(&(objectCategory=User)(userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=65536))"

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To this:

$Ad.filter = "(&(objectCategory=User)(userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=65536)(!userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=2))"

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SubsunCommented:
The filter provided by coraxal will give you the disabled users with password set to never expire.
If you want to get all users who are set to password never expire with the status of account, then you can use following code..
I have added a custom attribute 'Status' which will show the status of account..
[ADSI]"LDAP://DC=test,DC=com"
$Ad = new-object directoryservices.directorysearcher
$Ad.searchroot = $domain
$Ad.filter = "(&(objectCategory=User)(userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=65536))"
$Users = $Ad.findall()
$Users | % {New-Object PSObject -Property @{
Name = $($_.Properties.name)
sn = $($_.Properties.sn)
givenname = $($_.Properties.givenname)
mail = $($_.Properties.mail)
samaccountname = $($_.Properties.samaccountname)
displayname = $($_.Properties.displayname)
Status = $(IF (($($_.properties.useraccountcontrol) -band 2) -ne 2) {Write "Enabled"} Else {Write "Disabled"})
 }
} | Export-Csv C:\report.csv -NoTypeInformation

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coraxalCommented:
@Subsun...should return enabled accounts with password set to never expire, correct? Notice the "!" preceding the userAccountControl attribute.
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SubsunCommented:
Yea right.. I didn't notice the Not!.. :-) .. Again I didn't mean to say your filter is wrong.. Just to want to mention it will exclude the disabled users from list, so if Angeal want both disabled and enabled users with password never expire then he can use my modified code..
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AngealAuthor Commented:
2 great solution to one problem - thanks guys!
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coraxalCommented:
@Subsun....phewww...thought I was thinking of the filter the wrong way =)  great script btw
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