Article ID: 3705, created on Feb 8, 2008, last review on May 6, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Helm 3

Resolution

Problem/Summary

You get this error in the logs when trying to add a domain.

2003-08-27 10:11:50 modNTUsers.CreateUserAccount Unknown error while attempting to create user ''. Error: An invalid Active Directory pathname was passed

2003-08-27 10:11:51 Website.IWeb_AddWebsite Unknown error while creating site: Unknown error while attempting to create user ''. Error: An invalid Active Directory pathname was passed

2003-08-27 10:11:51 CSubDomain.AddEx Unknown error while creating site: Unknown error while attempting to create user ''. Error: An invalid Active Directory pathname was passed

OR

2003-09-02 17:14:29 modNTUsers.CreateUserAccount Unknown error while attempting to create user ''. Error: Object required
2003-09-02 17:14:29 modNTUsers.AddUserToGroup An invalid directory pathname was passed
 
Solution
The anonfix tool needs to be run again - this should solve the issue.
This can be found in the Tools sub-folder of your Helm installation folder.
 

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