Apart from bigger posts on heavier topics, I also want to use this channel to quickly share some handy tips and tricks, or cool little tools which I like to use. Like this one…
Many of us have some kind of homelab for testing purposes right? Or even an entire company testing environment.
So, most likely you have an Active Directory sitting somewhere, which you use to test all kind of AD related stuff. Such as, integrating LDAP into Jamf Pro, binding Macs to AD (yeah, I know, to bind or not to bind… I’ll have to tackle that discussion soon) or any other AD related functionality.
So yes, I also configured some test servers in the past. Installed Active Directory, created some virtual users and groups,… ending up with the most boring names ever… I’m not going to list any of them, in order not to offend anyone of you (especially colleagues, friends and family) who, by coincidence, might have the same name as my test users and to avoid any discussion on why some were domain admins, and others just normal users in this virtual environment 🙂
However, this all changed when I came across this awesome little gem: Active Directory Star Wars PowerShell Module
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