0 votes


With your tool, is there a way to Bulk modify Users by adding the SAMAccountName to the CN/Displayname


%LastName%, %FirstName%, %(SAMAccountName)%

In Essence I would like to have the following Format (Fred Stokes), for both CN and DisplayName

Stokes, Fred (SAMAccountName)


by (50 points)

1 Answer

0 votes
by (233k points)
selected by
Best answer

Hello Enrico,

Have a look at the following tutorial: https://www.adaxes.com/tutorials_Active ... ration.htm. On step 3 of the tutorial, enter the following into the Property value field: %lastname%, %firstname% (%sAMAccountName%)

Also, you can specify the template to be automatically applied for the properties during user creation. For details, see https://www.adaxes.com/tutorials_Simpli ... llName.htm.

Related questions

0 votes
1 answer

Hi, is it possible to show the DisplayName instead of the Name in the personal header? In our new AD structure cn should match everything else, like Alias, email prefix ... when they see a CN like in the screenshot. Regards and thanks in advance Ingemar Jacob

asked Sep 19, 2013 by ijacob (960 points)
0 votes
1 answer

Hello, i have a custom command which sets the oof-message for the selected user. in this custom command i have a parameter "param-vertretung" (ad-object picker). Now i want to ... and email of the stand-in in the oof-message. Can you help me with that? Thanks

asked Nov 13, 2020 by lohnag (120 points)
0 votes
1 answer

Hi, I'm trying to fully automate the deployment of Adaxes (using windows DSC ressources). I was able to setup servers with only the front-end features, but cannot ... relevant information in the forum or online about giving the credentials to the installer...

asked Jul 13, 2017 by thomas.laborde (100 points)
0 votes
1 answer

Hello, i have an powerhell variable that contains a hashtable. Is there a way to add the content of this hashtable to an adm- ... @{"adm-CustomAttributeTextMultiValue1"=$hashtable} -AdaxesService localhost Thanks for your assistance!

asked Mar 17, 2021 by roppiffm (110 points)
0 votes
1 answer

Hi Guys, You probably already met with a similar problem in your organization. Communications Department has dozens of distribution groups, that need to be updtaed base on some ... do the job. Maybe you can share some better solution to achieve same goal.

asked Mar 9, 2015 by axmaster (510 points)
2,880 questions
2,600 answers
114,567 users