User provisioning and Password_Not_Required set – why?

  Today’s topic: User provisioning and Password_Not_Required set – why? In large environments it’s definitely a good idea having some Identity Management in place that – amongst other things – takes care for user provisioning. Many of the solutions out there – custom built or ready solutions – do utilize the Active Directory Service Interface…


Resetting passwords honoring password history (or what’s happening under the hood when changing / resetting passwords)

Todays topic: Resetting passwords honoring password history (or what’s happening under the hood when changing / resetting passwords) You may have already came across the task to programmatically change or reset passwords on user accounts in Active Directory. Thanks to the the ChangePassword() and SetPassword() macros of the Active Directory Service Interface (ADSI) implementation this…