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Add member to Active Directory group

This activity allows adding member to Active Directory group.

If the user or secure group exists, this method does nothing.

Note: Allowed multiple users or groups separated ';'.

By default, activity uses the current user when authenticating. If you want to use custom authentication, use “Set Active Directory authentication” activity before.

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Add member this member to this group group in this domain.


Parameter Description
this member User login name. Ex: “user@domain”, “domain\user” or “user”. Allowed multiple users or groups separated ';'. Ex: “user1; domain\user2”
this group Path to existing user group. Supported formats: - Full LDAP path “CN= group,OU=Test,DC=yourdomain,DC=local”; - Simple path from root with domain “yourdomain\test\group” or “yourdomain/test/group”; - Simple path from root without domain “test\group” or “test/group”, domain will be resolved automatically; - The logon name. Ex: “group”; Use Active Directory Explorer ( to get correct LDAP path. Supports multiple destination groups separated ';'.
this domain Optional. Domain name. You should enter domain name if user name without a domain, otherwise it will be calculated from the user name.