You can create a new user either from Active Directory Users or use the Computer snap-in or from PowerShell. I have listed the following steps which can be used to create a user from Active Directory Users and Computer snap-in.

Add New User in Active Directory Domain

1. Go to the Server Manager.

2. Click Tools -> Active Directory Users and Computers.

3. In Active Directory Users and Computers window, expand the domain (click on domain name suppose

4.  Locate Users container. Right-click on Users -> New -> User.

5. Type first name, last name, and user logon name (suppose [email protected]).

6. Click Next when you are done.

7. Type password and confirm password. Uncheck all boxes.

8. Click Next and then Finish.

How to Add New User in Active Directory Domain in Windows Server 2016

Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. You can reach Karim on LinkedIn

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