Create AD Group Action - Setting Properties

The Create AD Group action creates a new group in Active Directory in the specified parent container.

To set the Create AD Group Properties:

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Active Directory folder and double-click the Create AD Group 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 Name field, enter the name of the new group.

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

  5. In the Description field, enter a description of the group.

  6. Select a group type and group scope in their respective dropdowns.

  7. Click the Credentials tab.

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

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

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

  11. When finished, click OK to save settings.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Create AD Group Action