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Creating multiple users on Windows Server 2008

What are the steps to create multiple (bulk) users on a new Windows Server 2008?
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folly15
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KCTSCommented:
There are various tools and scripts that can be used - see http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/itanswers/windows-server-2008-bulk-user-import/
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Brad HoweDevOps ManagerCommented:
Hi,
Local or Domain?
Local you can use ADSI and Powershell to pase a csv in into user names.
Domain you can use Powershell as well but will use a csv  to mport the csv entries into AD as user objects.
Let us know and we can possible write something up for you.
Hades666
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kunalsmilezCommented:
You can use csvde to import users from a sheet to AD.
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Making Bulk Changes to Active Directory

Watch this video to see how easy it is to make mass changes to Active Directory from an external text file without using complicated scripts.

 
Krzysztof PytkoSenior Active Directory EngineerCommented:
You need to prepare a user's templates in batch files. Then you can use file text structure to import them into Active Directory. If you need assistance just let me know, I will help you.
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petelettinCommented:
I would use powershell with the free AD snappin provided here.

http://www.quest.com/activeroles-server/arms.aspx 

to import users from a file

How to do this can be found here.
http://www.computerperformance.co.uk/powershell/powershell_qad_import_csv.htm

Pete :-)
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Brad HoweDevOps ManagerCommented:
I would have to say, based on the responses I don't think the points were evenly distributed here.
Just my opinion.
-Hades666
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