LKBEN10557: I would like to see extended attributes of certain AD objects in active directory.

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Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG


This is the normal behaviour of active directory.


This is the normal behaviour.


You have to follow the following steps: 

  • Regsvr32 adsiedit.dll
  • Now you open an MMC and add the adsiedit snap-in
  • Now you can connect to the domain
  • And expand the AD
  • To find extended attributes you have to navigate to the object

Rightclick and select options (Eigenschaften in German)

About the Author

Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience, including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform.


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