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Posted 22 Mar 2010

List All Computers in a Domain the Quick Way!

, 22 Mar 2010
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How to list all computers in a domain the quick way

This is in conjunction with my work here where I need to list all websites in a server, now I need to list all servers and what's the quick way of doing it? Again scripting in VBS.

Here is how I’ve done it:

const oFileName ="AllComputers.csv"
set oCmd = createobject("ADODB.Command")
set oConn = createobject("ADODB.Connection")
set oRS = createobject("ADODB.Recordset") "Provider=ADsDSOObject;"
oCmd.ActiveConnection = oConn

set oRoot = GetObject("LDAP://RootDSE")

oCmd.CommandText = "<LDAP://" & oRoot.Get("defaultNamingContext")  
		& ">;(objectCategory=Computer);" & _
          	"name, distinguishedName, operatingsystem, 
		operatingsystemservicepack, operatingsystemversion;subtree"
oCmd.Properties("page size")=1000

set oRS = oCmd.Execute
set oFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
set oCSV = oFSO.CreateTextFile(oFileName)

sQuotations = """"

while oRS.EOF <> true and oRS.BOF <> true
    oCSV.writeline(sQuotations & oRS("name") & sQuotations & "," & _
    sQuotations & oRS("distinguishedName") & sQuotations & "," &  _
    sQuotations & oRS("operatingsystem") & sQuotations & "," & _
    sQuotations & oRS("operatingsystemservicepack") & sQuotations & "," & _
    sQuotations & oRS("operatingsystemversion") & sQuotations)


wscript.echo "Done!"


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Raymund Macaalay
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New Zealand New Zealand

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