Find All Global Catalog Servers Centralized Tool


Objective: This tool provides administrators list of configured Global Catalog Servers in their organization. This tool helps administrators to pull the information of all the configured global catalog servers with single tool.

Class /Methods Used : I have used GetCurrentForest and FindAllGlobalCatalog methods

Program Description: Programmers have to define the directory context for  Forest, later define the logic to pull the GC information

Tool Description: This tool provides administrators a centralized view of all their Global catalog servers configured in their organization. The tool runs with the current user context, so it is strictly advised to execute the script with appropriate rights to pull the information.

Usage: Central mechanism to query all the Global catalog servers.

Download: The tool can be downloaded from the below location. Rename the file to .exe once downloaded.

FGCS

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Forest and Domain Functionality Centralized Tool


Objective:This tool will query Active directory Forest functional level and Domain functional levels. This version of tool has a centralized query mechanism to provide Domain and Forest functional level of all the Active Directory domains.

Class /Methods Used : I have used GetCurrentForest and Getcurrentdomain Methods

Program Description: Programmers has to define the directory context for Forest and Domain, later call the Forestmode properties and assign them to the variables

Tool Description: This tool does the similar job of “Active directory Domain and Trust –> Properties –> General “ Domain and Forest functional level. The tool runs with the current user context, so it is strictly advised to execute the script with appropriate rights to pull the Domain and Forest functional level information.

Usage: Central mechanism to query different Active directory Domain functionality, faster to use , eliminates the requirement to memorize the commands or open the ADUC snap-in and query.

Download: The tool can be downloaded from the below location. Rename the file to .exe once downloaded.

FFDFC

Forest and Domain Functional Level


Objective:This tool will query the Forest functional level and Domain functional level

Class /Methods Used : I have used GetCurrentForest and Getcurrentdomain Methods

Program Description: Programmers has to define the directory context for Forest and Domain, later call the Forestmode properties and assign them to the variables

Tool Description: This tool does the similar job of “Active directory Domain and Trust –> Properties –> General “ Domain and Forest functional level. The tool runs with the current user context, so it is strictly advised to execute the script with appropriate rights to pull the Domain and Forest functional level information.

Limitation: This tool cannot provide the information about the Domain Functionality level of all the Domains in the forest , apart from the user logged on domain.

Use: Faster to use , eliminates the requirement to memorize the commands or open the ADUC snap-in and query.

Download: The tool can be downloaded from the below location. Rename the file to .exe once downloaded.

FFDFL

Find Discoverable Domain Controllers


The tool is written based on FindAllDiscoverableDomainControllers method. The Method will not provide complete list of domain controllers for a specific domain , rather provides random list of Domain controllers which are reachable.

This tool is an attempt to validate the use of the FindAllDiscoverableDomainControllers method.

Usage : Applications can take advantage of querying the closest Domain controller and perform the tasks of authentication, rather querying for static domain controller.

Download:

Please download the file and rename to executable

FDCD

Input:

Enter AD Domain Name: contoso.com

 

Output:

List of Domain Controllers which are closest to the user logged in AD Site

Find Domain Controllers Under AD Site


Hi All,

The tool provides the list of Domain controllers configured for an Active directory Site. This tool is written in C sharp and can be run on Operating systems which has .Net 3.5 and above installed.

This tool will provide the accurate output when run with right credentials to query the AD site. This tool can also be an alternative to Active directory Sites and subnets with precise filtering.

File Download:

Please download the below file , and rename to executable

FDAS

Input:

Enter AD Domain : <contoso.com >

Please Enter AD Site Name : asia

 

Desired Output:

Will list the Domain controllers in the site