Sometimes, you may need to check the information stored in the Active Directory Global Catalog. This can happen if you want to check that the replication between GC located in separate site is done.
We can easily view the information in GC with ADSI Edit:
Let’s see how to connect to a GC using ADSI Edit.
Connect to Global Catalog
On the ADSI Edit console:
- Right click on ADSI Edit and select Connect to:
- On the Connection Settings window, select Advanced:
- On advanced, check the GC:
You can get more information about ADSI Edit here.