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VBScript to create users in Windows 2008 Active Directory

I have a script that creates users from a .csv file in a Windows 2003 AD. If I run the same in test Windows 2008 AD on my VM Workstation, the script creates the user accounts, but returns errors when trying to set user properties.

Example:
If strlogin <> "" Then oUser.Put "mailNickname", strlogin
oUser.SetInfo
--> returns an error, that the "sepcified directory service attribute or value does not exist".
But when I use oUser.mailNickname, I get the value back correctly!

Anyone any ideas what changed from Windows 2003?
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BINGO! When I take that out of the script, the user get created correctly and all properties set. If it's in, then all other properties can't be written anymore!

You get the points!

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