I want to move local users account form windows 2003 to windows 2008.( users dont exist in domain or AD) I create a list of users , I will set new password for them , but is there any way to create users from a text file in windows 2008 , I have about 200 users. Can I import my user list?



Addusers.exe allow to transfer users (but not passwords) via text files. Hope it helps.

  • as I read this tools dont applied for windows 2008,can I used it ? – Ashian Jul 6 '10 at 13:34
  • I've used it successfully with Windows 2003 server (also don't applied), so just try... The other possible way - migration using export/inport with PowerShell (you will need to install PS to Windows 2003) as described here: technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd379531%28WS.10%29.aspx – Sergey Jul 6 '10 at 16:21
  • I have windows web server 2008 R2, and I can't find migration tools on it. can I install this feature? – Ashian Aug 12 '10 at 11:05
  • Sorry, but it seems (technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/…) Windows server Migration tools not availible as feature with Windows Server Web edition. – Sergey Aug 13 '10 at 14:34

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