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  • File Test-ADCredentials.ps1 — part of check-in [2cd9279fbd] at 2018-06-10 14:08:28 on branch trunk — Validates a username and password against Active Directory. Requires .NET 3.5 and PowerShell V2. (user: Mike Pfeiffer size: 885)

# encoding: ascii
# api: powershell
# title: Test-ADCredentials
# description: Validates a username and password against Active Directory. Requires .NET 3.5 and PowerShell V2.
# version: 0.1
# type: function
# author: Mike Pfeiffer
# license: CC0
# function: Test-ADCredentials
# x-poshcode-id: 6122
# x-archived: 2016-05-05T17:33:58
# x-published: 2016-11-30T05:50:00
#
# Usage:
# Test-ADCredentials username password domain
#
Function Test-ADCredentials {
	Param($username, $password, $domain)
	Add-Type -AssemblyName System.DirectoryServices.AccountManagement
	$ct = [System.DirectoryServices.AccountManagement.ContextType]::Domain
	$pc = New-Object System.DirectoryServices.AccountManagement.PrincipalContext($ct, $domain)
	New-Object PSObject -Property @{
		UserName = $username;
		IsValid = $pc.ValidateCredentials($username, $password).ToString()
	}
}