Disable-User cmdlet disables user in Active Directory.

This cmdlet supports risk-mitigation parameters.  

Input parameters


Mandatory (R/O)

Restrictions/Valid Values
1  Authentication information (all parameters)    


(aliases: GUID, DistinguishedName)

string R A property that is used for managing the user

Value of one of these parameters can be used as Identity:

1 GUID Globally Unique Identifier (ObjectGuid)
2 DistinguishedName Unique name of the object in Active Directory
3 OriginatingServer string O

Address of the server (domain name), where the object physically exists.

Note: It is recommended to use this parameter as input to guarantee execution of operation with actual data. To get this parameter use Get-User cmdlet.

Max length is  255 symbols

Output parameters

No parameters

Example of using Disable-User cmdlet

Disable-User -Identity "98A44562-5649-4044-93A7-EACB86A69538"