Finding Users – Introduction

Often in IT a common task is to find information, this series focuses on methods and tools to locate and identify users in AD

As the saying goes, there is more than one way to skin a cat and when it comes to locating object information within a Windows or Active Directory environment there are many options and methods to achieve a particular goal.

There are many tools built into the Windows OS that you can use to achieve a myriad of activities and purchasing specialised software is not always necessary.

So lets begin…

Part One – Windows (all versions) native command prompt tools