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  • Hi,

    I am creating a local user on windows server 2003 from batch file as part of installation of a software. for that I am using the command..

     

    Net user Tempgp Ring123 /add /fullname:"Tempgp" /comment:"Temporary User for gp extraction process."
    


    if the username already exists the script fails.. failing my installation process.

    Can someone let me know how to verify if a local username already exists or not from the batch file before creating the username. so that I can avoid failure in my batchfile.

     

    Thanks

    Einstein

     

    Monday, June 13, 2011 2:43 PM

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