Save Active Directory reports in the file format you need

Administrators like CSV files. Auditors like HTML files. Executives like PDFs. We can go on and on. When dealing with Active Directory for generating reports, you often are limited to only one file format—if you can even get a report …

Active Directory 1 min read

Empowering your IT help desk for Active Directory management

Imagine how efficient your help desk would be if it were empowered to deal with IT issues and manage Active Directory (AD) users from a single console!

 This vision is the central idea that inspired the product developers at the

ADManager 1 min read

The power of workflow

If you are like me, you have wondered why workflow is important and something that you need to investigate. What I have learned is that workflow is a key security mechanism that’s vital to the overall security, controls, and maintenance …

Active Directory 2 min read

Tame Microsoft Teams with O365 Manager Plus

Just released earlier this year, Microsoft Teams a chat-based workspace in Office 365 is the latest collaboration tool from Microsoft. With Teams, you can exchange messages and share files of any type. Though it may sound attractive, that file sharing …

O365 Manager Plus 1 min read

ManageEngine’s Global Active Directory Seminar 2017: Join us in June

After globetrotting for a year, the 2017 Global Active Directory Seminar series is back to the place it all began—the United States. And who doesn’t love to be on their home turf? We sure do! This time around, we’ll be …

Active Directory 2 min read

Moving to Windows Server 2016? We’ve got your password management covered

Self Service Password Management Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2016 has been out for nearly eight months now. And like previous Windows operating systems, it doesn’t offer users any self-service options. So, when users forget their passwords or get locked out of their accounts, they have to …

ADSelfService Plus 1 min read

Automatically remove disabled users from groups

Admins are usually far too busy to worry about the small things that occur within Active Directory. However, small things can often be huge security issues. For example, say a user account is disabled but their group memberships remain intact. …

Active Directory 1 min read

Create a preset list of options for custom LDAP attributes

Custom attributes are the center of most LDAP queries for some organizations. Attributes such as EmployeeID and Division are often useful for user accounts, but are not available in Active Directory by default. These attributes may be added to Active …

Active Directory 1 min read

World Password Day: Beef up your password security with three of our free tools

 

Don’t share them. Don’t write them down on Post-it notes. Don’t forget them. Make them hard to guess, but still easy to remember.

As an administrator, you’ve probably shared these cardinal rules of password management with your end

ADSelfService Plus 2 min read