Active Directory Domain Servers

Install (RSAT) Remote Server Administration Tools on Windows 10

How to install Remote Server Administration Tools on Windows 10

To remotely manage Active Directory, DNS and DHCP you will need the Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) installed. In addition, the RSAT tools allow you to manage: Installed server roles and features File Services Hyper-V Additional Powershell Functionality RSAT can only be installed on Windows Pro and Enterprise editions, it is not supported on the…

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How to Find a User’s Last Logon Time

Last Logon Time

In this post, I’m going to show you three simple methods for finding active directory users last logon date and time. Every time you log into a computer that is connected to Active Directory it stores that users last logon date and time into a user attribute called lastlogon. Let’s check out some examples on how…

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Account Lockout Tool: Track Down AD Lockout Events

Account Lockout Tool

I think we can all agree, troubleshooting random account lockouts can be a major pain.

A user calls helpdesk, you unlock their account, 5 minutes later they call again with another lockout. At this point, everyone is frustrated and no one knows what the heck is causing the lockouts.

I’ve got good news.

There are account lockout tools that can assist and quickly tracking down the source of the issue.

In this post, I’ll walk you through the exact step by step process I use for tracking down the source of random account lockouts.

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