How to Generate an Active Directory Deleted Users Report with AD FastReporter

In this report, we will provide an overview of the 'Deleted Users' report in AD FastReporter. This report retrieves all user accounts that have been deleted recently, considering the tombstone lifetime (TSL) set in the Active Directory forest's configuration, providing useful insights for administrators and IT professionals.

AD FastReporter Deleted users report

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Report Description

The 'Deleted Users' report retrieves all recently deleted user accounts from Active Directory based on the maximum period set in the AD. By default, Windows uses a 60-day tombstone lifetime (TSL) if no value is set in the forest's configuration. This report is essential for getting a focused view of your organization's deleted user accounts, allowing you to better manage and analyze the deletion process.

Use Cases and Benefits

The 'Deleted Users' report can be valuable in various situations:

Generating the 'Deleted Users' Report with AD FastReporter

To generate the 'Deleted Users' report using AD FastReporter, follow these steps:
  1. Launch AD FastReporter.
  2. Enter 'Deleted Users' in the search bar.
  3. Press 'Customize' and select the fields you want to see in the report.
  4. Click 'Generate' to generate the report.
  5. You will then receive a complete list of all recently deleted user accounts from your Active Directory based on the maximum period set in the AD.
  6. To export the report to CSV, Excel, PDF, XML, ODS, JSON, or HTML, click the 'Export' button. Please note that this feature is only available for Pro license users.

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The 'Deleted Users' report is a valuable tool for administrators and IT professionals looking to manage and analyze recently deleted user accounts within Active Directory. By using AD FastReporter, you can quickly generate this report and gain insights into your organization's deleted user accounts. Remember to check out the related reports for additional user management capabilities.

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