Change AD User Display name


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  • #54640
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    Hi All,
    i want to update the Display Name of a user. but it does not changes. may i know how can i do this in powershell. i remember of a video of Ashley where he changed this from 4 to 5 places in AD. Any help???

  • #54647
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    Olaf Soyk
    Get-Help Set-ADUser
  • #54657
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    Rob Simmers

    This was just discussed here. The DN\CN is referenced in many places for the AD object, so you can break things renaming it. Check the thread out.

  • #54705
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    Thanks Rob,
    Rename-AdObject worked for me.

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