Move-ADObject across domains for user? This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Jeff Taylor 2 years ago. Author Posts May 18, 2016 at 2:29 pm #39253 Jeff TaylorParticipant Consulted Get-Help -ex for Move-ADObject and saw this: Example 4: Move an object specified by distinguished name This command moves an object with the distinguished name CN=Peter Bankov,OU=Accounting,DC=Fabrikam,DC=com to a different domain. ...but when I try it under Administrator prompt (Powershell 5) in the fabrikam root domain: Move-ADObject -Identity "CN=EngineerUser,OU=Users,OU=Administrative Accounts,DC=canada,DC=fabrikam,DC=com" -server canada.fabrikam.com -Credential $creds -TargetPath "OU=destOU,DC=fabrikam,DC=com" -TargetServer fabrikam.com I get an error: Move-ADObject : The requested operation could not be performed because the directory service is not the master for that type of operation What master? The RID Master? May 19, 2016 at 5:31 am #39265 Dan PotterParticipant Infrastructure master. May 19, 2016 at 11:18 am #39298 Jeff TaylorParticipant Thanks Dan Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.