Move objects in Active Directory

Background / Value

ARM is able to move objects, meaning user accounts, group accounts and computers from one OU into another. This may be required if one of your users moves location or new group policies are applicable. ARM fully documents all movement among OUs.

 

Step-by-step process

  1. Use the search field to find the desired object.
  2. Right-click on the object. You can do this in the "Accounts" view as well as in the "Resources" view.
  3. Select "Move object".

 

  1. If required change the credentials which will be used to move the object.
  2. Select a destination.
  3. You must enter a comment.
  4. Start the process.