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Posted on 2014-10-03
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Hi All,

I have been searching over the net for ages and cannot seem to find what i need.

I have in the process of migrating a file server, i have a large number of users who have their home drives configured under the AD Profiles tab and the "Remote Desktop Services" TAB. I have and can easily retrieve all users in my domain attributes for their Profiles Tab home directory path, but cannot do the same for the "Remote Desktop Services Profile " tab. I have seen articles for ldap searches but these do not really do what i want.

All i really need to do is export any user who has a path configured in AD under the "Remote Desktop Services" tab for their home directory.

Ideally using powershell.

I hope to get username, remotedesktop services home directory path (From Remote Desktop Services Profile TAB in AD)

(All DC 2008r2)
Thanks in Advance!
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Perhaps give this a try:  

################
<#
.SYNOPSIS
Returns the Home Directory and Remote Desktop Services Home Folder for every user

.DESCRIPTION
This script filled a need to show who's home folder lives where, and if they have a matching (or existing) RDP home folder prior to F/P server migrations. 
Queries AD for all users with a homeDirectory that is not null, checks to see if they have an RDP Home directory, and outputs it all in a nice csv file.

.NOTES
Written by Derek

.Outputs 
Example of output:
Name	    Username	  HomeDrive	            RDP
Bob Marley	BobM050  	\\srv1\homes\BobM050    No
Anne Teak	AnneT024	\\srv2\homes\AnneT024	\\srv2\homes\AnneT024

#>
################

import-module ActiveDirectory
$enabledusers = get-aduser -filter {Enabled -eq "True"} -properties Homedirectory |where {$_.HomeDirectory -ne $null}
$Result = @()
foreach ($user in $enabledusers)
{
$first = $user.givenname
$last = $user.surname
$fullname = "$first $last"
$sam = $user.samaccountname
$Pdrive = $user.homedirectory
$UserDN = $user.distinguishedname
$Person = [ADSI] "LDAP://$UserDN"
$property = "TerminalServicesHomeDirectory"
try{
if($Person.psbase.invokeget($property) -ne $null)
{
$RDPPdrive = $Person.psbase.invokeget($property)
}
if($Person.psbase.invokeget($property) -eq $null)
{
$RDPPdrive = "No"
}
}
Catch
{
[System.Exception]
$RDPPdrive = "No"
}
$o = new-object PSObject
$o | add-member NoteProperty Name $fullname
$o | add-member NoteProperty Username $sam
$o | add-member NoteProperty HomeDrive $Pdrive
$o | add-member NoteProperty RDP $RDPPdrive
$Result += $o
}
$Result | export-csv "C:\Users\derek\Desktop\BothPDriveOut.csv" -notype -append

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I got this from Spiceworks forum (http://community.spiceworks.com/scripts/show/1946-get-home-and-rdp-home-directories) and it has worked for us.
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