How to lock down Pcounter Administrator to a specific Active Directory OU

  • Run Pcounter Administrator, and browse to the specific OU that should be locked down.
  • Quit Pcounter Administrator.
  • Run RegEdit and browse to the key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Pcounter\PAdmin
  • Double-click on the value ADSContainer, and copy the contents to the clipboard.  (Example: LDAP://CN=Users,DC=pcounter,DC=com)
  • Edit the shortcut used to launch Pcounter Administrator  (Example: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Pcounter for NT\Pcounter Administrator.lnk)
  • Edit target and add " LockOU=XXX" to the end of the target path, where XXX is the value pasted from the ADSContainer above.  (Example: C:\Program Files\Pcounter for NT\NT\PADMIN.EXE LockOU=LDAP://CN=Users,DC=pcounter,DC=com)
  • Run Pcounter Administrator again.