Active Directory Recycle Bin in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

This post introduces the AD Recycle Bin features in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, that allows admins to restore deleted objects like users, groups, computers, OU's, etc without the need for an authoritative restore or backup tapes. If you ever been on the wrong end of some mullet head accidentally zapping 10,000 user accounts with his […]

This post introduces the AD Recycle Bin features in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, that allows admins to restore deleted objects like users, groups, computers, OU's, etc without the need for an authoritative restore or backup tapes. If you ever been on the wrong end of some mullet head accidentally zapping 10,000 user accounts with his 'provisioning script', this is the feature for you. It has these requirements: Windows Server 2008 R2 DC(s), Windows Server 2008 R2 Forest Functional Level

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