windows 2003 r2 AD powershell module

Hi Guys,

Is there are powershell module for Active Directory on windows server 2003 R2?

Regards,
K
chglAsked:
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footechCommented:
To use the MS AD cmdlets with pre-2008R2 DCs, you need the Active Directory Management Gateway Service which can be found at this link.
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=2852

Otherwise you can use thq Quest cmdlets.
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chglAuthor Commented:
^ this is for windows server 2008 R2
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chglAuthor Commented:
sorry my message was intended for piatt
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Mike KlineCommented:
Yes you can use them and you can install powershell 3.0 on 2008 R2  

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh847837.aspx#BKMK_InstallingOnWindows7andWindowsServer2008R2

On a side not if you want to use the new AD cmdlets from a Windows 7 box take a look at ashley's great blog entry

http://blogs.technet.com/b/ashleymcglone/archive/2013/06/27/how-to-use-the-2012-active-directory-cmdlets-from-windows-7.aspx

Thanks

Mike
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piattndCommented:
My apologies, the link I posted was for 2008.  The link Mike posted is a great link to follow.
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SubsunCommented:
You may also use quest ad module..
Http://www.quest.com/powershell/activeroles-server.aspx
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