The University of Texas at Austin

Austin Active Directory

Editing an Account's Group Membership

  1. Log in to the Active Directory Administration Tools.

  2. Click Edit Group Memberships on the left.

  3. Select the user's OU from the Select a Departmental OU drop-down.

  4. Select the user in the Select a User drop-down.

  5. To add the user to a group, select the group in the Available Groups list on the right and click Add. If the Available Groups list is grayed out, the selected user is not an administrator and cannot be added to administator groups.

  6. To remove the user from a group, select the group in the Members of Groups list on the left and click Remove.

An asterisk (*) before the group name denotes the user's primary group. You cannot remove users from their primary group. If you want to change the user's primary group, see Changing a user's primary group.

A plus (+) before the group name denotes that you own the account.

Last updated September 28, 2012 @ 10:15 am

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