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Posted on 2003-11-19
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How do you create anew user on an xp or 2000 computer.
Can you assisgn them to a group
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Use this ina (.vbs) file. Of course change the variables to your needs.

strComputer = "MyComputer"
Set colAccounts = GetObject("WinNT://" & strComputer & ",computer")
Set objUser = colAccounts.Create("user", "Admin2")
objUser.SetPassword "sA2xpWh"
objUser.SetInfo

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This one will add the user to a group as well.

strComputer = "MyComputer"
Set objGroup = GetObject("WinNT://" & strComputer & "/Administrators,group")
Set objUser = GetObject("WinNT://" & strComputer & "/kenmyer,user")
objGroup.Add(objUser.ADsPath)

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by:Eamon
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Perfect

Thank You TooKoolKris
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Your Welcome
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