ASN Active Directory Manager is a comprehensive tool for managing Windows Active Directory. The tool supports Reporting and Bulk Management for multiple domains in a single installation. Also this tool can be installed in a Workgroup machine, the remote domains in the network can be managed from the Workgroup machine.
Most of the organizations managing their network resources by defining more active directory domains (parent-child and multi-domains). And the Administrators need to install the active directory tools on every domain. ASN Active Directory Manager V3.0 supports managing multiple domains (parent-child, domains in different forest in the network) from a centralized user interface. Unlimited domains can be managed using ASN Active Directory Manager single installation. Also the tool can installed on a workgroup machine. From the workgroup installation, multiple domains in the network can be managed.
ASN Active Directory Manager provides 3 options to create bulk users and other objects in few simple clicks.
Import CSV method creates thousands of users in a single click. All the domain users in domain 'A' can be exported to a csv file with required attributes (column headers) in a single click from the Reports interface. And the same exported csv file can be imported in domain 'B'.
In some cases, Administrators may need to create bulk users with indexing (piduser1, piduser2,...). Auto indexed method provides the option to create thousands of indexed users.
Sometimes Administrators may need to create set of users from a paper source or e-mail source. Add Individual Records method provides the option to add the user records indiviually using a properties box. And this properties box can be customized by the Administrators.
This tool provides the advanced properties interface to set complexed attributes like memberof, manager, etc for bulk users. All the above three options can be used together.
ASN Active Directory Manager provides 3 options to select bulk users and other objects to modify.
Import CSV method imports the list of records from the selected csv file. Administrators can set the properties in csv file. Also ASN Active Directory Manager provides the option to add/edit/remove attributes and values in a simple table user interface.
In some cases, Administrators may need to set/clear attributes for members of a particular group. It is not easy for the Administrators to select all the members of a group by search. Add Records from containers provides the option to select the container and children are loaded automatically.
In some cases, Administrators may need to set/clear attributes for users under a particular container.Add Records from Groups methods provides the option to pick the groups and the members of the groups are loaded to modify automatically.
Sometimes Administrators may need to modify set of users from a paper source or e-mail source. Add Individual Records method provides the option to add the user records indiviually using advanced search.
ASN Active Directory Manager provides the advanced properties interface to set complexed attributes like memberof, manager, thumbnailphoto, etc for bulk users. All the above three options can be used together.
ASN Active Directory Manager provides the option to set password, unlock users, enable/disable actions for set of bulk users in a single click. And the users can be notified via e-mail with corresponding macros about the actions such as password reset, unlock, etc.
It is not easy for the Administrators to reset password for the password expired users from various containers and notifying the individual users about their new password. ASN Active Directory Manager provides the option to set password for bulk users and notify the users through e-mail about the password reset and new password. The password expired users can be filtered from "Password Expired Users" report and can be easily reset the password for the selected users.
In most of the organizations, Administrators need to join the set of users to a group when starting a new project. Once the project is completed, the users are need to be removed from the group and joined to some other groups. It is complex for the Administrators to join and dis-join particular users. ASN Active Directory Manager provides the advanced option join and dis-join users at the same time in a singe click. For more details about joining and dis=joining users, visit Join and Dis-join Users
Active Directory Manager provides the option to set protect from accidental deletion for bulk users and other objects in a single click. This will prevent the important users to be deleted while executing a bulk deletion script. Also, Protect from accidental deletion for users in various containers can be cleared in few clicks.
ASN Active Directory Manager provides very controlled and progressive reports generation. More than 130 reports are available now and more reports are to be added in the next versions. ASN Active Directory Manager supports most essential reports for Users, Groups, Computers, Contacts and Organizational Units, GPOs and Fine Grained Password Policies.
The generated reports can be saved as EXCEL, PDF, CSV, MS WORD and HTML files and also can be printed. Advanced search options allows to easily filter the particular objects. From the generated reports, any user or other object can be selected and updated with attributes by double clicking or selecting Properties option.
More records can be selected from the generated reports and applied with the actions such as reset password, unlock, enable/disable, move, delete, etc.
This software is not reviewed yet.