Active Directory Monitoring Tools

⇒ Active Directory Domains and Trust

Active Directory Domains and Trusts is the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in

 Using this we can administer domain trusts, domain, and forest functional levels, and user principal name (UPN) suffixes.

 

⇒ Active Directory Users and Computers

Active Directory Users and Computers is a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in.

This is used to administer and publish information in the directory.

 

⇒ Active Directory Administrative Center

In the Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008 operating systems, administrators could manage and publish information in their Active Directory environments by using the Active Directory Users and Computers Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in.

Beginning in Windows Server 2008 R2, in addition to using Active Directory Users and Computers, administrators can manage their directory service objects by using the new Active Directory Administrative Center.

 

⇒ Active Directory Sites and Services

Active Directory Sites and Services is a Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in.

This can be used to administer the replication of directory data among all sites in an Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) forest.

This snap-in also provides a view of the service-specific objects that are published in AD DS.

 

⇒ Group Policy Management

Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) is a scriptable Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in.

This provides, a single administrative tool for managing Group Policy across the enterprise. GPMC is the standard tool for managing Group Policy.

 

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