'====================================================================
'= Show Distribution List Members VBScript sample - Copyright © 2007, Dave Moats
'=
'= This sample is provided 'as-is', without any express or implied warranty.
'= In no event will the authors be held liable for any damages arising from
'= the use of this sample code.
'=
'= Permission is granted to anyone to use this sample code for any purpose,
'= including commercial applications, subject to the following restrictions:
'=
'= The origin of this code must not be misrepresented;
'=       you must not claim that you wrote the original code.
'=       If you use this code, an acknowledgment in the
'=       documentation is requested - shown below:
'=
'= Portions Copyright © 2007, Dave Moats (http://www.davemoats.com/).
'=
'====================================================================
'====================================================================
'==
'== distListMembers.vbs - a script that lists all the members of a
'==                                  distribution list
'==
'====================================================================
set fso = createobject ( "Scripting.FileSystemObject")

'====================================================================
'== get the info required to run the script
'====================================================================
if wscript.arguments.count = 0 then
   wscript.echo ( "Usage: distListMembers.vbs <Name of the Dist List> <Path to Ouput file>")
   DLPath = inputbox ( "Enter the Distribution List you want to list the members of:")
   outPath = inputbox ( "Enter the path to the output file:")
elseif wscript.arguments.item ( 0) = "/?" Or wscript.arguments.item ( 0) = "-?" then
   wscript.echo ( "Usage: distListMembers.vbs <Name of the Dist List> <Path to Ouput file>")
   wscript.quit ( )
else
   DLPath = wscript.arguments.item ( 0)
   outPath = wscript.arguments.item ( 1)
end if

'====================================================================
'== Make sure we have some info
'====================================================================
if DLPath = "" or outPath = "" then
   wscript.echo ( "There were not enough arguments passed to the script")
   wscript.echo ( "Usage: distListMembers.vbs <Name of the Dist List> <Path to Ouput file>")
   wscript.quit ( )
end if

strOrgUnit = ",cn=distContainer,ou=OrgUnit,o=Org"
strServer = "exchangeServer"

'====================================================================
'== Open the output file
'====================================================================
set outputFile = fso.createtextfile ( outPath)

adsDLPath = "LDAP://" & strServer & "/cn=" & DLPath & strOrgUnit

'====================================================================
'== bind to the DL and list the members
'====================================================================
set dlObj = getobject ( adsDLPath )

for each member in dlObj.Members

   set usrObj = getobject ( member.adspath )
  
   outputFile.writeline ( usrObj.uid & "          " & usrObj.cn)
  
   set usrObj = nothing

next

'====================================================================
'== clean up our references
'====================================================================
set dlObj = nothing

outputFile.close
set outputFile = nothing

set fso = nothing

wscript.quit ( )


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