ADMT: Migrating a user
Now that we have seen how to migrate a group, we will migrate a user, the procedure is similar to groups.
To show you the features of ADMT, the user we are migrating is a member of the previously migrated group, after the user’s migration, the user will be a member of the group that was migrated just before.
From the ADMT console, right click on Active Directory Migration Tool 1 and click on User Account Migration WIzard 2 .
When launching the migration wizard, click Next 1 .
How for group migration, configure the domain and source and destination controller 1 then click Next 2 .
Choose Select users from domain 1 and click Next 2 .
Select the user (s) to migrate 1 and click Next 2 .
Set destination OU 1 then click Next 2 .
Select the option Migrate passwords 1 , indicate the source domain controller 2 and click Next 3 .
Configure the status of account 1 after the migration on the source and destination domain, check the box Migrate user SID to target domain 2 then click Next 3 .
For SID migration, enter the credentials of an Administrator account from source domain 1 and click Next 2 .
Configure migration options 1 then click Next 2 .
If necessary configure the attributes to exclude and click Next 1 .
Configure conflict management and click Next 1 .
A summary of the migration settings is displayed, click Finish 1 to close the wizard and start the migration.
When the migration is complete, close 1 the migration window.
On the destination domain controller, we see that the user has been successfully migrated.
In the account properties, the password change box has been activated, which implies that the user must change his password at the next logon.
In the Member of tab, we also see that the user is a member of the previously migrated group.