Tool: How to Rename an Office 365 User and the matching Active Directory Account
Renaming an AD user UPN, when syncing with Office 365
- Sign-into the Cayosoft Administrator web portal.
(Cayosoft Administrator is free for business with less than 200 users)
- Click the Active Directory Administrative Unit then click AD Users
- Enter the name of the user in the search field and click Search Objects
- Click the check mark to the left of the user’s name
- On the Actions menu, click Rename
- In the top half of the Rename dialog box, change the name as needed
- In the lower half of the Rename dialog box, check the options as needed
- Click Update
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