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how do I do a bulk edit of passwords?

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Is there a way to do a mass bulk edit of passwords? I have about 40 folks who have let their passwords expire. I want default their passwords
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by:Gabriel Clifton
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Try this from command line:

DSQUERY user "OU=myOU,OU=myUsers,DC=myDomain,DC=loc" -limit 0 | DSMOD user -pwd <insert new password here>

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Mahesh earned 2000 total points
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use Bulk AD Users from wisesoft
Add required users as a list input in tool and set password for all of them in one shot
http://www.wisesoft.co.uk/software/bulkadusers/default.aspx

Tool is freeware and can be run from 2003 \ 2008 \ 2012
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by:ID10Tz
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@mahesh: I like that one....
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by:Seth Simmons
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