Thursday, 19 February 2009

Mass changes to Display Name of Distribution Groups

If wishing to change a mass list of Display Names for a Groups, try:

$list = import-csv "C:\filename.csv"
$list foreach {$_.alias set-distributiongroup -displayname $_.displayname}

In the above example, a csv file is used for input, containing the list of aliases and desired display names. Essentially, can be amended to suit desired attribute, e.g. name, office, etc.

Example cvs file:

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