Change AD User Display name

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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???

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    Get-Help Set-ADUser
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    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.

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    Thanks Rob,
    Rename-AdObject worked for me.

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