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When ever you make a change in AD for one user or all users, You have to run the User Profile Sync Crawl. You can schedule it daily /weekly or what ever. We schedule incremental every night so that all the changes imported from AD to SharePoint.Run Full Profile Import once a month.
You can change it in Central Adminsitration > Application Management > Manage service applications > User Profile Service Application > Manage User Profiles. But you should investigate why attributes from AD accounts aren't synchronized properly. If one day synchronization between AD and SharePoint gets fixed then changes you made manually in Central ...
NO Slaven is incorrect! this is one way, any changes you make through sharepoint would not make any changes through AD! You should only need to make changes through AD and let Sharepoint handle the rest ;) Sharepoint like its search counterpart need the same process in AD user profile updating! i think what your looking for is 'Schedule profile ...
The ONLY permission you need is "Replicating Directory Permissions". That is ALL. You do not need all the other permissions mentioned above. This is pure misinformation.
Verify you don't have multiple authentication (identity) providers defined for the Web Application in DEV, so basically this screen should only have one provider selected. Image source
Yes, Your understanding is correct. When you run the migrateuser command if new login does not exist in AD then this command will throw the errors. It will copy the permission from old ID to new ID.
Migrate user updates the reference in the User Information List to make sure the existing items refer to the correct migrated user in New Domain. So created by, modified by and all other user fields will work correctly in Migrate user command. If you add a new user, it will be a new user for SharePoint; a new entry will be added in User Information List and ...
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