Understanding the Change Reports


The Change Reports contains the following information:

Field Names

Description

Example

Object Name

Active Directory object name of Added / modified / deleted objects.

Administrator

Object Path Fully Qualified Domain Name of AD object. CN=Administrator,CN=Users,DC=Domain,DC=Com
Object Class AD object type. User / Group / Computer etc.,
Change Type Type of modification made on AD object. Added / Modified / Deleted
Property Name Attribute / Property name of AD object. E-mail, Description, Member Of
Old Value Value defined for the property before change. E-mail: alec@pathfinder.com 
New Value Value defined for the property after change. E-mail: alecFrings@pathfinder.com
Change made by The account who made the change. PATHFINDER\Trainee1
Change made on The actual date and time of the change. 1/29/2011 3:46 PM

Sample Reports
Added

Domain Name Object Name Object Path Object Class Change Type Property Name Old Value New Value Change made by Change made on
CHANDRAYAAN Developers CN=Developers,OU=ARKAD Sample OU,DC=Chandrayaan,DC=local group Added       CHANDRAYAAN\administrator 1/29/2011 12:05:04 PM

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Modified
Object Name Object Path Object Class Change Type Property Name Old Value New Value Change made by Change made on
Paul T. Scholes CN=Paul T. Scholes,OU=ARKAD Sample OU,DC=Chandrayaan,DC=local user Modified (Value Changed) E-Mail Paul@chandrayaan.local PaulT@chandrayaan.local CHANDRAYAAN\administrator 1/29/2011 12:04:37 PM

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Deleted
Object Name Object Path Object Class Change Type Property Name Old Value New Value Change made by Change made on
Alec E. Frings DEL:c07e4501-0dc0-4a3e-a753-b3d1510526c3 CN=Alec E. Frings\0ADEL:c07e4501-0dc0-4a3e-a753-b3d1510526c3,CN=Deleted Objects,DC=Chandrayaan,DC=local user Deleted       CHANDRAYAAN\administrator 1/29/2011 4:06:36 PM

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