Migrating to Exchange

Adding New Users to Active Directory During Migration

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.

Using the Account Migration screen in the wizard, you can select the accounts you want to migrate.

When You Create New Users

When you select the Information to Create Mailboxes check box, Migration Wizard performs the following functions:

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.