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Trouble adding a user in SharePoint Portal server 2003 - Sharepoint

  Asked By: Luz    Date: Feb 16    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 6086

I'm getting the following error when I try to add a user to a


Can not add the user because a user with that name already exists."

The problem is I don't see the user listed anywhere in the Manage Users
page for this site and the person cannot access the site.

Any ideas? Could this be a profile issue of some kind?



4 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Ian Powell     Answered On: Feb 16

Could you add users thru stsadm command and tell me what happened?

Answer #2    Answered By: Osvaldo Winters     Answered On: Feb 16

I found the following KB that resolved my
issue, thanks.


Answer #3    Answered By: Kylie Gill     Answered On: Feb 16

You need to also check http://[site url]/_layouts/1033/siteusrs.aspx

Answer #4    Answered By: Brianna Olson     Answered On: Feb 16

remove the user  from site collection admin and then try to add the user!