Move Computer Account Using Active Directory Administrative Center

Introduction

This article explains how to move a computer account using the Active Directory Administrative Center.

Step 1

First of all open the Administrative Tools form the Start Menu.

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In the Administrative Tools a list of installed items will be available, here an option will be available named Active Directory Administrative Center, double-click on it to open it.

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Step 2

Now the Active Directory Administrative Center Wizard will open, this will look like the Server Manager.

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Here on the left hand side in the AD DC Pane, Domains will be available, click on the Domain in which you want to make changes in the User Account.

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Step 3

In the Center Pane a list of items will be available.

Previously I created a group so it's available on this Pane named "TestGroup".

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Right-click on the account and then click on "Move".

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Step 4

Now a new wizard will open, from here choose the folder where you want to move this account to and then click on the "Ok" Button.

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You can also get the list of User's Accounts in the User Folder so open it to move any account.

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Now select the account that you want to move and then right-click on the "Move" tab.

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