VB 5.0 Project-Reference Descriptive String
of Type Library
BindView DirectScript Objects 3.2 Type Library
The Computer object is useful in getting properties of computers in your network. Examples of such properties include the operating system installed on a computer along with its version number, the type of processor, and so on. You can also remotely shutdown a particular computer using the IADsComputerOperations interface.
The Computer object supports these interfaces:
IADsComputer: The default interface for this object. Can be used to get the properties (such as operating system and processor type) of a computer.
IADs: Can be used to get some basic properties (such as name, class, and parent) of an object.
IADsComputerOperations: Can be used to shut down a computer.
IADsDomain: Can be used to get or set domain properties like minimum password length, auto unlock interval, and so on.
IADsContainer: Can be used to create, delete, copy, move, and enumerate contained objects.
IADsNTPolicy: Can be used to manage audit settings, user rights, and trusted domains for a computer.
ISecurityIdentifier: Can be used to get the SIDs of the Domain, Computer, Local Group, Global Group, and User objects.