How to create a new domain user

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Written by Thomas Speekenbrink

Overview:

To access the folders of Exchange a separate user account is needed on the Windows domain. This can be a normal domain user; domain admin rights for this user are not required.

How to:

1. Go to Start > Administrative Tools > Active Directory Users and Computers

 

2. Right-click Users select New and select User

 

3. Enter the details for the new user, for example; First Name: Sync, Last Name: User, Full Name: Sync User, User Logon Name: Syncuser click Next

 

4. Type a password and set the correct options as stated in the screen-print below.

 

5. Set the remaining options as stated in the screen-print below.

6. Check the details of the user which will be created and click the Finish button.