dsmod quota


Modify a quota in active directory.

Syntax DSADD Quota QuotaDN -qlimit Value [-desc Description] [{-s Server | -d Domain}] [-u UserName] [-p {Password | *}] [-c] [-q] [{-uc | -uco | -uci}] Key QuotaDN Distinguished name of the quota to modify. If omitted will be taken from standard input (stdin) -qlimit Quota Limit - the number of objects within the directory partition that Name can own. To specify an unlimited quota, use -1. -desc Description of the quota. -s Server to connect to (Default=the domain controller in the logon domain.)

-d Domain to connect to. -c Continue with the next object after any error (when you specify multiple target objects)

by default dsmod will exit when the first error occurs. -q Quiet, suppress all output -uc Unicode format -uco Unicode format for output only -uci Unicode format for input only

DS* commands are available on networked machines with the server role A.D. Domain Services installed, Domain Controllers (or for XP users: XP Professional).


Change the Quota FabQuota1 to have a limit of 100:

C:\> dsmod quota FabQuota1 -qlimit 100

“The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it but what they become by it” - John Ruskin

Related commands:

DSAdd - Add object

DSMod - Modify object

DSGet - Display object

DSMove - Move object

DSQuery - Search for objects

DSRM - Delete object

CSVDE - Import or export AD info in CSV format.

LDIFDE - Edit AD Objects, extend schema, import or export AD information.

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