I recently saw an article on how to set a users Active Directory display name based on the values of their given name, initials, and surname. I came up with my own unique solution for this task and thought I would share it with you, the readers of my blog.
As you can see in the following example, there are a mixture of users who need their display name corrected based on the requirement that their display name be listed as "Givenname Initials Surname":
Get-ADUser -Filter * -SearchBase 'OU=Northwind Users,OU=Users,OU=Test,DC=mikefrobbins,DC=com' -Properties DisplayName, Initials |
Select-Object -Property DisplayName, GivenName, Initials, Surname
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