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LDAP To Manage Users through ASPX Page

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

Hi Guys,

Im looking for some help on how to create a ASPX Page that will alow me to login to anyone of our 1000+ clients and Manage Active Directory Users. We dont have Remote Administration Tools installed on our clients as when the school built the system the only brought computers with 20 GB HDD's. Perfectic I know but I had no input to what was brought at the time. We are running Windows Server 2008 R2 and I'm looking for a Simple way that I could create a Web Page or a few web pages that would allow me to manage my Users and Group from any computer.

Also does anyone know of a way to get the Quota Information of a Network Drive and Display it in a Web Page for Example.

I know it two different quetion but I thought try and kill two birds with one stone.

Network Technician.

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