Active Directory management & automation

Update User Account Options in Bulk

Adaxes allows performing various operations on Active Directory objects in bulk. In this tutorial you will learn how to update account options for multiple users with one operation.

1Launch Adaxes Administration Console and select the users whose account options you want to change. Right-click the selection and select Properties in the context menu.

Launching the Properties dialog

  • If all users you need are located in one OU or Business Unit, select this OU or Business Unit in the Console Tree and then select users in the Result Pane (located on the right).
  • If the users are located in different OUs or in different AD domains, you can add these users to the Basket and then select them there. To add a user to the Basket, right-click this user and click Add to Basket in the context menu or just drag'n'drop this user to the Basket.
  • Also, you can perform a directory search and then select the users you need in the search results.

2 In the dialog that opens, activate the Account tab and modify user account options in the Accont options list. To change an option, select the check box next to it.

Changing account options

When finished, click Apply.

With the help of this dialog, you can also change a lot of other properties of the selected Active Directory users:

Other user properties

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