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PowerShell – protect objects from accidental deletion

Posted by chrisbeams on March 10, 2010

Using PowerShell V2 and the new AD Cmdlets

in the below example on an OU

Get-ADOrganizationalUnit  -filter * | Set-ADOrganizationalUnit -ProtectedFromAccidentalDeletion $true

and to do the reverse to one OU

Set-ADOrganizationalUnit “OU=London,DC=W2K8R2,DC=NET -ProtectedFromAccidentalDeletion $False


One Response to “PowerShell – protect objects from accidental deletion”

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