Welcome to the Administer OUs and Containers Practice Lab. In this module you will be provided with the instructions and devices needed to develop your hands-on skills.

Learning Outcomes

In this module, you will complete the following exercises:

  • Exercise 1 - Enable Delegated Administration of OUs

After completing this lab, you will be able to:

  • Delegate administration of select Active Directory objects
  • Verify functionality of delegated permissions to trusted security group members

Exam Objectives

The following exam objectives are covered in this lab:

  • Understand organizational units and containers - Purpose of OUs, purpose of containers, delegation, default containers, uses of different container objects, default hidden and visible containers

Lab Duration

It will take approximately 30 minutes to complete this lab.

Exercise 1 - Enable Delegated Administration of OUs

The assignment of administrative roles to trusted personnel or security groups in an Active Directory Domain is simplified with the use delegation control wizard. Using admin programs such as Active Directory Users and Computers, the administrator can grant a group the permission to manage objects like users, groups, organizational units with specific tasks like resetting user passwords, creating groups the modifying their membership, create child organizational unit among others.

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