Active Directory Management Gateway Service released to web – manage YOUR Windows 2003/2008 DCs USING AD POWERSHELL !

RTW version of Active Directory Management Gateway Service (ADMGS), an Active Directory Web Services (ADWS overview here) out of band release for down level servers is now available to download from Microsoft Download Center Page. ADMGS is a down level release of in-box version of Windows Server 2008 R2  ADWS and provides the same functionality….


Active Directory Powershell: Installation using RSAT on Windows 7

Some of the blog readers have mentioned that it would be great to have AD Powershell cmdlets available on the Windows 7 client sku. The Microsoft Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) package addresses this exact issue. Here is the download location for the RSAT package: Now most users, including myself, do not want to…


Active Directory Module for Windows PowerShell – Quick start guide

ADPowershell is available starting Windows Server 2008 R2. To play with AD Powershell cmdlets, you must have at least one Windows Server 2008 R2 domain controller (DC) in your domain. Installing AD Powershell module: On a Windows Server 2008 R2 box, open an elevated Powershell console window (powershell.exe) and run the following commands:PS C:\> import-module servermanager…