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Austin Active Directory

Changing an Account's Primary Group

To change a user's primary group, the user must belong to more than one group. To add the user to multiple groups, see Edting a user's group memberships.

  1. Log in to the Active Directory Administration Tools.

  2. Click Change Primary Group 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. Select the new primary group in the Member of Groups list.

  6. Click Change Primary Group.

Last updated July 15, 2010 @ 4:45 pm

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