ADBulkAdmin is a free tool for AD administrators to manage Active Directory users in bulk. You can use it to check a large number of users' attributes, get users from OU, get members from Group, get all disabled users, get all locked out users, get users password expiration days, create a large number of AD users with specific attributes, unlock a large number of users, reset a large number of users' passwords, enable or disable a large number of users, remove a large number of users, set a large number of users' properties, check a large number of groups, add a large number of users to group or remove a large number of users from group, test users if using easy password, get user lock status on all the domain controllers.
Prerequisite: 1. .net Framework 4.0 or higher. 2. Office 2007 or higher. Run ADBulkAdmin.exe in 32 or 64 bit Office folder according to your office version. With Office Excel, you can create a large number of users or set properties for users. If you are using Office 2016 and you can't operate Excel, please download and install Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 Redistributable from http://www.microsoft.com/en-US/download/details.aspx?id=13255 3. Files of the tool: ADBulkAdmin.exe, ADBulkAdmin.exe.config, users.xlsx, ADBATData.accdb. (You must not change the name of these files) 4. User with necessary AD permissions, and run this tool as administrator.
Unzip the compressed file, make sure the tool ADBulkAdmin.exe, users.xlsx and ADBulkAdmin.exe.config are in the same folder. You can save ADBATData.accdb in the same folder or in a shared path with others. Run ADBulkAdmin.exe as administrator according to your Office version 32bit or 64bit. If your computer has already joined to domain or you run the tool on a domain controller, it can connect to a domain controller automatically, and then you can use it directly. If your computer has not joined to domain yet, you can connect to a domain controller by clicking "Settings". You can specify the logpath, dcpath, select the attributes you want to check user, create new user or set user.
Windows Server 2008
||.NET Framework 4.0, Microsoft Office 2007