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How to Create Users in Active Directory

You want to create a User entry in Active Directory.


This can be done using Active Directory Users and Computers (ADUC) MMC.

  1. Open Active Directory Users and Computers
  2. In the console tree, right-click the folder in which you want to add a user account
  3. Point to New, and then click User
  4. Add the user’s name information in the First Name, Initial, and Last Name fields
  5. Modify Full name to add initials or reverse order of first and last names
  6. In User logon name, type the user logon name, click the UPN suffix in the drop-down list, and then click Next
  7. In Password and Confirm password, type the user’s password, and then select the appropriate password options
  8. Click Finish to create the user account


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