Unable to create public distribution group on Exchange Management Console 2010 RRS feed

  • Question

  • I am running Exchange Server 2008 R2 Standard, 64-bit along with MS Outlook 2010 at the desktop.  I am getting the following error below whenever I try to create a public distribution group.  How do I fix this?

    CC Technology Group




    Active Directory operation failed on The object 'CN=CC Technology Group,OU=Groups,OU=Century City,DC=bwgfirm,DC=com' already exists.


    The object exists.

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    Exchange Management Shell command attempted:

    new-DistributionGroup -Name 'CC Technology Group' -OrganizationalUnit ' City/Groups' -SamAccountName 'CC Technology Group' -Alias 'CCTechnologyGroup' 

    Wednesday, October 19, 2011 6:46 PM