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

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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SandeshdubeySenior Server EngineerCommented:
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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abhijitwaikarCommented:
Hi,

Refer this if help you: http://info.izzy.org/Technical/Lists/Issues%20%20Tips/DispForm.aspx?ID=182

Regards,
Abhijit Waikar.

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