how to add existing users to the new OU?
Posted on 2006-06-27
Hi all !
I have number of users created in the default Users container (Active Directory Users and Computers). Now I've created the logical structure of OU's that reflects our organisation. I need to move existing users to the new OU's but I don't know how... When I right-click the OU and click "Add Members to the Group" it showes only security groups, not users. When I try to add the security group it says "Object name_of_the_OU is a container. Do you want to add all users and contacts contained in this object to the selected group?". I don't understand this... Then I click "Yes to All" and it says "name_of_the_OU contains no users or contact objects. No object from the name_of_the_OU will be added"
What am I doing wrong?
Should I create all the user accounts from the scratch in the OU's?
Any help would be appriciated