How To Create A New Active Directory User Provisioning Script

If you use Active Directory, you’ve probably created a few users in your career. It can be fairly menial considering that a lot of the attributes can be determined based on already entered values. For instance, you can probably determine the email address based on the user’s first and last name, so why not auto-populate that? Lets see what PowerShell has to offer! Using a user provisioning script, you can save yourself a lot of time and boredom. In this video, Anthony will walk you through how to get started with a simple Active Directory user provisioning script. He’ll show you how to use New-User to create a user and then Get-ADUser and Set-ADUser to get and set properties on the user. Prerequisites include: Active Directory PowerShell module