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Add users to windows server 2012 essentials dashboard that already exist in Active Directory

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How do I Add users to windows server 2012 essentials dashboard that already exists in Active Directory?  In SBS 2011 there is a way to change user role which allows you to include all users from active directory in the selection list.
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To manually import user names into the Dashboard

On the Destination Server, open a Command Prompt window as an administrator.

Type cd “\Program Files\Windows Server\Bin”, and press ENTER.

Type WssPowerShell.exe, and then press ENTER.

Type Import-WssUser –Name <username>, and then press ENTER.

Repeat the previous step for each user name that you want to import into the Dashboard.
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worked perfectly.  

Thanks.
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