Create A New Entry from Scratch


To open the New Entry from Scratch wizard choose one of the following options


New Entry from scratch wizard first ask you to select the object classes for the new entry.

Select and move the object classes to the right using >> button, Click Next when done



Now provide the RDN of the new Entry






Parent DN of the new Entry. Type in the DN or browse, to select the DN. The drop-down list provides a history of recently used DN's.


RDN consist of identifier like (uid, cn, sn ..) and the name of the attribute. If it is a multivalve RDN like uid=jdoe,cn=manager click the add link to add more RDN rows. Mostly this is logon name.

Add link

For multivalue RDN click here to add more rows

DN Preview

Shows the complete DN of the new entry


When all the fields are completed, click the Next button to provide attribute values. All fields in red must be completed to create entry(ies) or you will get an error.



Click Finish when done and it will create entry in the directory provided you have the permissions to do so and also it will show the newly created entry in the AD explorer tree.



Related tasks

New User Entry

New Group Entry

New Entry like Current Entry

New Entry Wizard



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