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Manages AD LDS instance (Active Directory Application Mode)


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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
released Mar 18th 2014

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'dpotapov-adam', '0.1.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add dpotapov-adam
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install dpotapov-adam --version 0.1.0

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Tags: windows, ldap, adam, lds


dpotapov/adam — version 0.1.0 Mar 18th 2014



The module provides a puppet type called "adam" that allows you to easily install and remove AD LDS instances. Actually it is just a wrapper for two Windows utilities: adaminstall.exe and adamuninstall.exe, which are included in "DirectoryServices-ADAM" feature.

Read more about these utilites on

The module was tested on Windows 2008 R2 with Puppet 3.4.

Autorequire: Dism["NetFx3"] and Dism["DirectoryServices-ADAM"].


dism { ["NetFx3", "DirectoryServices-ADAM"]:
    ensure => :present,

adam { "MyDirectoryName":
    ensure => :present,