Change AD User Display name Tagged: Powershell AD This topic contains 3 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by Anonymous 3 months, 3 weeks ago. Author Posts September 27, 2016 at 7:18 am #54640 Anonymous 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??? September 27, 2016 at 7:52 am #54647 Olaf SoykParticipant Get-Help Set-ADUser September 27, 2016 at 1:06 pm #54657 Rob SimmersParticipant 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. September 29, 2016 at 4:25 am #54705 Anonymous Thanks Rob, Rename-AdObject worked for me. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.