Create AD Object Action—Setting Properties

The Create AD Object action creates an Active Directory object of the specified type and name (e.g. computer, OU, etc.)

To set the Create AD Object Properties

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Active Directory folder and double-click the Create AD Object action or drag it into the Steps pane. The following dialog box appears:

  1. In the Parent path field, enter the pathname.

  2. Click the Select Container button to navigate to a container.

  3. In the Type field, select the type of object you want, either Computer or Organizational Unit.

  4. In the Name field, enter the name of the object.

  5. Click the Credentials tab.

  6. Enter a username and password in their respective fields.

  7. To set the Description tab properties, refer to Description Tab Options.

  8. To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, refer to Step Error Handling.

  9. When finished, click OK to save settings.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Create AD Object Action