ActiveDirectoryDsc

6.1.0-preview0005

The ActiveDirectoryDsc module contains DSC resources for deployment and configuration of Active Directory.

These DSC resources allow you to configure new domains, child domains, and high availability domain controllers, establish cross-domain trusts and manage users, groups and OUs.

Minimum PowerShell version

5.0

This is a prerelease version of ActiveDirectoryDsc.
There is a newer prerelease version of this module available.
See the version list below for details.

Installation Options

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Author(s)

DSC Community

Copyright

Copyright the DSC Community contributors. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource

Functions

Find-DomainController

DSCResources

ADComputer ADDomain ADDomainController ADDomainControllerProperties ADDomainDefaultPasswordPolicy ADDomainFunctionalLevel ADDomainTrust ADForestFunctionalLevel ADForestProperties ADGroup ADKDSKey ADManagedServiceAccount ADObjectEnabledState ADObjectPermissionEntry ADOptionalFeature ADOrganizationalUnit ADReplicationSite ADReplicationSiteLink ADServicePrincipalName ADUser WaitForADDomain

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

## [6.1.0-preview0005] - 2020-07-13

### Changed

- ActiveDirectoryDsc
 - Migrated to DscResource.Common Module.
 - Fixed the pipeline paths trigger.
 - Migrated HQRM and Unit Tests to use PowerShell 7 in the CI pipeline.
 - Changed CI pipeline to use PublishPipelineArtifact & DownloadPipelineArtifact.
 - Removed redundant common functions `Resolve-DomainFQDN` and `Set-DscADComputer`.
 - Added ActiveDirectoryDsc.Common Module markdown help.
 - Updated the `DscResource.Common` module to `v0.9.0`.

- ADDomainTrust
 - Move `Get-ActiveDirectoryDomain` and `Get-ActiveDirectoryForest` functions
   into the `ActiveDirectoryDsc.Common` module.
- ADReplicationSiteLink
 - Refactor Test-TargetResource Function.

### Fixed

- ActiveDirectoryDsc
 - Fixed the CI pipeline by pinning the `Pester` module to `v4.10.1`
 - Restored importing the `DscResource.Common` module import in the `ActiveDirectoryDsc.Common` module that was
   incorrectly disabled.
   ([issue #612](https://github.com/dsccommunity/ActiveDirectoryDsc/issues/612)).
- ADDomainController
 - Fixed `Test-TargetResource` error when the `ReadOnlyReplica` property is set to `true`
   ([issue #611](https://github.com/dsccommunity/ActiveDirectoryDsc/issues/611)).
- ADGroup
 - Fixed issue with retrieving group members using `Get-ADGroupMember` when members are from another domain
   by adding and using the 'Members' property from `Get-ADGroup` and sending the resulting DistinguishedName to
   `Get-ADObject` when `Get-ADGroupMember` throws a specific error.
   ([issue #616](https://github.com/dsccommunity/ActiveDirectoryDsc/issues/616)).
- ADReplicationSiteLink
 - Fixed setting options after the resource is initially created
   ([issue #605](https://github.com/dsccommunity/ActiveDirectoryDsc/issues/605)).

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
6.2.0-previe... 180 1/24/2021
6.1.0-previe... 2,319 10/10/2020
6.1.0-previe... (current version) 449 7/13/2020
6.1.0-previe... 88 6/30/2020
6.1.0-previe... 11 6/23/2020
6.1.0-previe... 48 5/2/2020
6.1.0-previe... 6 5/2/2020
6.0.2-previe... 4 5/2/2020
6.0.2-previe... 18 4/27/2020
6.0.2-previe... 10 4/26/2020
6.0.2-previe... 10 4/25/2020
6.0.1 140,055 4/16/2020
6.0.1-previe... 16 4/9/2020
6.0.1-previe... 42 3/12/2020
6.0.0 9,038 3/12/2020
6.0.0-previe... 6 3/11/2020
6.0.0-previe... 7 3/10/2020
6.0.0-previe... 6 3/9/2020
6.0.0-previe... 6 3/9/2020
6.0.0-previe... 7 3/9/2020
6.0.0-previe... 6 3/9/2020
6.0.0-previe... 6 3/9/2020
6.0.0-previe... 12 2/28/2020
6.0.0-previe... 15 2/12/2020
5.1.0-previe... 9 2/10/2020
5.1.0-previe... 7 2/8/2020
5.1.0-previe... 9 2/7/2020
5.1.0-previe... 7 2/5/2020
5.1.0-previe... 12 1/20/2020
5.0.0 14,790 1/14/2020
5.0.0-previe... 6 1/14/2020
5.0.0-previe... 7 1/13/2020
5.0.0-previe... 6 1/12/2020
5.0.0-previe... 6 1/12/2020
5.0.0-previe... 6 1/12/2020
5.0.0-previe... 8 1/10/2020
4.2.0.0 19,324 10/30/2019
4.1.0.0 10,675 9/19/2019
4.0.0.0 8,887 8/8/2019