In this guide, you’re going to learn how to backup Active Directory. What you will learn: Active Directory Backup Best Practices Active Directory Full Backup VS System State Backup How to Install Windows Server Backup How to Backup Active Directory (Step by step instructions)  Automate Backup Monitoring (Email Alerts) Active Directory Backup Best Practices This…

In this article, you will learn how to configure the Active Directory Domain password policy.  You will also learn:  What is the default domain password policy Understand password policy settings Password policy best practices Modify the domain password policy  What is The Default Domain Password Policy? By default, Active Directory is configured with a default…

In this post, I’m going to list and explain the most commonly used terminology in Active Directory and related technologies.  If you are new to Active Directory, this will be a great resource for you to get familiar with Active Directory basics and fundamental concepts.  I’ve grouped terms together in different sections to make it…

Are you looking for a quick and easy solution to bulk modify Active Directory user attributes? Then you are in the right place. In this post, I’m going to show you the AD Bulk User Update Tool that makes it easy to bulk update active directory user attributes. This is a GUI tool that updates AD…

In this guide, I’ll show you how to get the password expiration date for Active Directory User Accounts. This is very easy to do. I will provide a few examples that go over how to get this information for a single user and how to get the expiration date for all AD users. Check it…

Are you looking for a way to run Active Directory Users and Computer as a different user? Then you’re in the right place. It is a best practice for System Administrators to have at least two accounts, one with regular permissions and one with elevated permissions to perform administrative tasks. This will increase security and…