“User cannot be found” when creating sub-site, Document Library, etc.

Had an issue where the user who enabled the Publishing feature on a site had been migrated from one domain to another, and stsadm -o migrateuser had been performed on their account without errors.

After the migration, when someone attempted to create a Document Library, sub-site, etc., SharePoint would generate a “User cannot be not found” error message (although the item would be created).

It turned out that the Publishing workflows (as well as other site-wide workflows) were listed with the old account.  Opening and simply resaving the workflows as a user account that had been migrated fixed the issue.

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