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Patrick Gruenauer

Microsoft MVP on PowerShell [2018-2021], IT-Trainer, IT-Consultant, MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, Cisco Certified Academy Instructor, CCNA Routing und Switching, CCNA Security

Active Directory: Installing and Configuring Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS)

This step-by-step guide demonstrates how LAPS can be integrated in an Active Directory domain. Passwords in an Active Directory domain are stored centrally. But what about the local account of the administrator? Many use the same password on all computers. A nightmare in terms of IT security. LAPS stores local administrator passwords centrally for all domain computers.