Active Directory Test

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The Active Directory test evaluates proficiency in managing and automating Active Directory environments. This assessment focuses on real-world scenarios and tasks such as:

  • Managing and automating user and group accounts in an Active Directory environment.
  • Configuring and maintaining Active Directory services, including DNS, Group Policy, and security settings.
  • Implementing and troubleshooting domain and forest-level operations and strategies.

To excel in this test, a proficient system administrator or Active Directory specialist must demonstrate a deep understanding of Active Directory concepts, services, and the use of tools for effective management and automation of complex directory services tasks.

Sample public questions

5 min
Active Directory
Active Directory Logical Structure
Active Directory Trust

TestDome uses two separate infrastructures for its production ( and testing ( purposes.

Consider the following Active Directory (AD) diagram of TestDome.

Active Directory Forests

Assuming no explicit trust is yet established by the AD administrators, what can be correctly said about the given AD structure?

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Active Directory
Active Directory Logical Structure
Active Directory Permissions

Sales for your company were previously outsourced to another company.

From the present financial year, your company has decided to open a 'Sales' department and will be hiring sales representatives in that department. Rob, who already works with the company and has prior sales experience, will head the department.

Your company uses Active Directory (AD) that has one forest with one tree.

Rob should be able to create and delete user accounts for the department.

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5 more premium Active Directory questions

Join Domain, Login Failure, Printing Resources, New Hire, New Feature.

Skills and topics tested

  • Active Directory
  • Domain Controller
  • Global Catalog
  • Active Directory Security Groups
  • Distinguished Name
  • FSMO Roles

For job roles

  • Active Directory Administrator
  • System Administrator (Sysadmin)

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