Adding New Users to Active Directory During
New users are created when you select the
Information to Create Mailboxes check box on Migration
Wizard's Migration Information screen. Directory information
from your messaging system is used to create user objects in Active
Directory. In addition, mailboxes (individual mail stores) are
created in the mailbox store.
When you select the Information to Create Mailboxes check
box, Migration Wizard performs the following functions:
If matching user objects currently do not exist in Active
Directory, user objects are created.
In addition, if the directory of the messaging system you are
migrating contains additional information not already present in
Active Directory, that information migrates to Active Directory.
However, Migration Wizard does not overwrite existing Active
Directory information. Only blank fields or multi-value fields are
If a user object does not have a mailbox, a mailbox is
If contact objects exist, user objects are created from them
and the contact objects are deleted.
Note If you do not want to
create new users, clear the Information to Create Mailboxes
check box. In this case, mail data migrates only to existing
mailboxes. No new users are created in Active Directory and
contacts are not converted to users.