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Active Directory Bulk User Creation Tool

Create bulk Active Directory users with this easy to use GUI tool.

Key Features

  • Import Users from CSV
  • Set multiple attributes (see below)
  • Add users to group
  • Add users to OU

Features Overview

The AD bulk use creation tool imports users from a CSV file. A CSV template is included and allows you to set the following user attributes.

  • First Name (Required)
  • Last Name (Required)
  • Display Name (Created from the First & Last name)
  • City
  • Company
  • Country
  • Department
  • Description
  • Employeeid
  • Employeenumber
  • Home Phone
  • Mobile Phone
  • Fax
  • Manager
  • Initials
  • Office Phone
  • Organization
  • PO Box
  • State
  • Streed Address
  • Title
  • SamAccountname (Required)
  • Logon Name (This is set from the samaccountname)
  • Email (Auto-created from the samaccountname + domain name)
  • Domain name
  • User Principal Name (this is created from the SamAccountName + the domain name)
  • Password (Required)
  • Create users in a specific Organizational Unit (OU)
  • Add users to a group
  • Enable or Disable Account
  • Change Password at next logon

How Does it Work?

The AD Bulk User Creation Tool is very easy to use.... it takes just two steps.

See the steps below

Step 1: Setup CSV Template

Open the "Bulk User Create Template.csv" file that is included with the download and fill it out. See below for required fields. All other fields are optional.



Required Fields - These CSV fields must be filled out for each user, all other fields are optional.

  • firstname
  • lastname
  • samaccountname
  • password

Auto Created Fields

  • Displayname = Firstname + lastname
  • Logon Name = This is set from the samaccountname
  • UPN = Set from the samaccountname
  • Email = samaccountname + domain


  • Manager field must be a samaccountname
  • OU field must be the distinguishedName of the Organizational Unit


Example CSV screenshot below

When the CSV file is filled out you can move to step two.

Step 2: Run AD Bulk Creation Tool

Open the tool by clicking on the ADBulkUserCreation.bat file

  1. Select the CSV file
  2. Enter a log file path (This is for logging errors)
  3. Enter your domain
  4. By default accounts are set to enabled and change password at next logon, uncheck these boxes to disable them.
  5. Click the create button.

That's it. It took about 10 seconds to create 100 accounts.

Now I can open up Active Directory Users and computers and verify the accounts. If there are errors it will be displayed in the GUI for which account failed. You will then need to check the log files for error details.

The screenshot below confirms the 100 accounts did get created.


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