Receive the error message "Windows cannot create the object Michelle Last because: The name reference is invalid" while creating a new AD account.

Posted on 2011-10-28
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I receive the error message "Windows cannot create the object Michelle Last because: The name reference is invalid" while creating a new Active Directory account.

I am copying a current user’s account to this new account so that all of the permissions and everything else will be transferred over to the new user.

This occurs on a Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard edition OS.

What do I need to do to fix this issue?

I would rather copy the account over from the existing account to the new account that I am creating.
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    When do you get this error while performing migration of users from one domain to other domain or are you doing any kind of import of user account.

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    Refer this if help you:

    Abhijit Waikar.


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