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Add 1,000 users to Active Directory (Windows 2003)

Posted on 2011-03-09
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Hi All,

I've been asked to ad 1,000 user to active directory, setting (where possible);

* username
* password
* email
* Salutation (mr/mrs/miss)
* first name
* last name
* Telephone
* Description
* add to a group called "external_users"

in the following OU;

> ad.local > External > Users


Does anyone know of an easy way to do this, a single command line would be fine?

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jppinto earned 500 total points
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Please read this article about adding multiple users to Active Directory using a VB script:

http://www.rlmueller.net/CreateUsers.htm

Here's another great example on how to do it~:

http://www.sd61.bc.ca/windows2000/Frames/VBscript.html

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by:snusgubben
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Do you have a list of all first and last names, or are we talking about "User1, User2.... User1000?

email: Create a mailbox, or just add a visible address based on first name/last name?
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