Display name in active directory not updating

Posted by / 06-Jun-2020 14:43

Display name in active directory not updating

This is where the challenge, and the learning happens for me.

The remainder of the article will explain how I found the solution to my problem.

NET code and makes it easy for mortals like me to write scripts quickly and easily.

For more advanced scripts I am forced to “look under the hood” understand what is happening at the programming level.

During my testing a change was usually detected within one or two 5 second cycles.

I’m a support engineer who likes to automate tasks with scripting languages.

The great thing about Power Shell is it exposes the underlying .

Most of my research for enabling inheritance on an object with Power Shell showed examples of modifying files and folders instead of users.

The interesting thing is the same Power Shell cmdlets works for files, folders and Active Directory objects.

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Clicking “Remove” will leave the object with the permissions applied explicitly to the object.