Best Tools For Windows Server Administrators


When one thinks of administrators, the first thing comes in mind is that these are those people who will help you in managing your network. But, thinking a step further, these administrators are always in search of software tools and utilities in order to ease their job. Although there are endless tools and utilities available, but in order to find the best tools it does sometimes become hassle in finding the best. This is where with this article; we have showcased the best Windows server administrators’ tools.

RBAC Manager

RBAC Manager puts all efforts to simplify the RBAC administration although it provides the missing GUI to edit RBAC settings on Exchange 2010 systems; including adding/removing cmdlets, cmdlet properties, assignments etc. It is written in C# and using Powershell behind the scenes. [Download]

Exchange Reports

Exchange Reports let you informed about every configuration on mailboxes, distribution groups in the Exchange Environment. Say, suppose if you consider the huge volume of information to be tracked, this is easier said than done! [Download]

Active Directory Explorer v1.44

Active Directory Explorer (AD Explorer) is an advanced Active Directory (AD) viewer and editor which lets you use AD Explorer to easily navigate an AD database, define favorite locations, view object properties and attributes without having to open dialog boxes, edit permissions, view an object’s schema, and execute sophisticated searches that you can save and re-execute. [Download]

Microsoft Exchange Server Deployment Assistant

The Exchange Server Deployment Assistant is a web-based tool that asks you a few questions about your current environment and then generates a custom step-by-step checklist that will help you deploy different versions of Exchange Server for different types of scenarios. [Download]

Remote Desktop Manager

Remote Desktop Manager lets you centralize all your remote connections, passwords and credentials into a unique platform that people love to work with. [Download]

NetSetMan 3.7.3

NetSetMan offers you a powerful, easy-to-use interface to manage all your network settings at a glance. [Download]


NetResView is a small utility that displays the list of all network resources (computers, disk shares, and printer shares) on your LAN. [Download]

Active Directory Tools

Active Directory tools will certainly help the Windows Active Directory administrators and users in efficient handling of all the Active Directory Data. [Download]

Core Configurator 2.0 (x64)

Core Configuration tasks offers you networking features, DCPromo tool, ISCSI settings, server roles and features, user and group permissions, share creation and deletion, dynamic firewall settings, display and screensaver settings, proxy settings and more. [Download]

Netwrix Free Tools

Netwrix free auditing tools lets you save you a lot of time and make your network more efficient. [Download]

Best Practices Analyzer

Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) is a server management tool that is available in Windows Server® 2008 R2. BPA can help administrators reduce best practice violations by scanning one or more roles that are installed on Windows Server 2008 R2, and reporting best practice violations to the administrator. [Download]

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