Join Timothy Pintello for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating and using a user template, part of Installing, Configuring, and Administering Active Directory.
- If you're in a larger network,…you may find yourself in the situation…where you have a lot of different users,…but only a small handful of different jobs…that those users do.…In that situation, you many have only four or five or six…actual user roles, or user jobs,…but you'll have to create a user account…for each individual.…A way to simplify that, and to cut down your work,…is to create something called a User Template.…When you create a User Template…you create this just like you would a regular user…with a few exceptions.…
So, let's come back up here…to our Active Directory, Users, and Computers tool…and bring that up.…Now, in this case, we are going to create new User,…and so we right click that, and then click New,…and then click User.…In this case, we're going to call our User a User Template.…So go User Template…and then we want to give our User…the User Template logon name…and now click Next.…Now here's where we change things up a little bit.…
In this situation, we want to disable our User,…and also turn off the must change password at next logon.…
- Understanding what a domain controller does
- Adding and removing domain controllers
- Configuring a global catalog server
- Creating and managing users and computers in Active Directory
- Working with groups and organizational units
Skill Level Beginner
1. Installing Domain Servers
2. Creating and Managing Users and Computers in Active Directory
3. Creating and Managing Groups and Organizational Units in Active Directory
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