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Enterprise User and Import Management Utility (EMU)
Bulk Manage eDir/NDS, GroupWise, NetMail accounts, group membership, organizational roles and home directories.
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Updated: 25 Oct 2002
File Size: 8.5MB
License: Evaluation
Home Page: http://www.omni-ts.com
Publisher: Omni Technology Solutions Inc
E-mail: aldo@nmasters.com
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EMU was developed to allow administrators of large networks (universities, colleges, schools, large corporations) to quickly and easily bulk import and manage large numbers of eDir/NDS, GroupWise, NetMail accounts, group memberships, organizational roles and home directories.

Trial versions of all of our products can be downloaded from www.omni-ts.com. The trial versions are restricted in the number of users they can manage or in the names of the accounts that are enabled. 30-day fully functional versions can be requested by contacting Aldo@nmasters.com.

EMU Version 3.1.x Features Include:

  • Supports extended eDir/NDS schemas
  • Bulk change eDir/NDS values for existing users from text file
  • Ability to check the entire eDirectory/NDS Tree for duplicate account names
  • Automatically append a number to accounts that would otherwise conflict. Ability to change the duplicate accounts to a name of your choice
  • Save new, non-conflicting user names to a text file for future reference
  • Ability to bulk modify NDS and/or GroupWise passwords based on the contents of a text file
  • Ability to select and bulk modify accounts and account information based on the contents of a text file.
  • Support for managing Novell NetMail user preference settings
  • Support for managing Novell NetMail user preference settings
  • Create and copy files to "Secondary" home directories (directories in another location with "home directory" Trustee Assignments and file ownership)
  • Set Trustee Assignments for Home Directories (and Secondary Home Directories) - at creation and during mass modification
  • Ability to mass copy files or directories into home directories
  • Move user home directories to other volumes - keeps Trustee Assignments, File Ownership and Disk Restriction information
  • Check for duplicate user names in specific containers (or the entire tree) before creating user IDs
  • Enhanced ability to modify users based on the contents of a text file
  • Bulk modify user properties based on Group Membership
  • Add and delete Group Membership at the same time
  • Bulk modify GroupWise visibility
  • Bulk modify GroupWise and NDS passwords
  • Create GroupWise users for existing NDS users
  • Ability to save all create information to an EMU profile - a powerful improvement on the concept of user templates. Allows you to re-use the field links for multiple import sessions

NetWare NDS/eDirectory Support:

EMU supports ALL versions of Novell NDS/E-Directory on all platforms (NetWare, Linux, SUN Solaris and Windows NT, Windows 2000).

GroupWise Support:

EMU will automatically detect if the workstation you are using has the GroupWise client installed.There are two versions of EMU: one that provides GroupWise 6 and GroupWise 5.5 Enhancement Pack support and the second version that provides support for GroupWise 5.5 (non support pack 4). If you require the version for GroupWise 5.5 (non Support Pack 4), please contact Aldo@nmasters.com Both versions of EMU are compatible with all versions of NDS and eDirectory. EMU no longer supports GroupWise Version 5.2.

NetMail Support:

EMU 3.x provides the ability to set individual NetMail user settings and preferences when you create/modify eDirectory accounts.

Workstation Support:

EMU 3.x has received significant testing on Windows 98, Windows NT (Service Pack 6), Windows 2000 and Windows XP. Because it is not feasible to test all of the permutations and combinations of client and server versions and service packs, there still may be issues with certain combinations of client and server service pack versions. Some clients have experienced inexplicable problems if they have NWAdministrator or ConsoleOne open when using EMU.