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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.
The first thing I would do is run the following STSADM.EXE -o Sync -listolddatabases 30 STSADM.EXE -o Sync -deleteolddatabases 30 The second command is only necessary if the first one returns results. If you for some reason the user is still showing up, Even thought the Get-SPUser is not returning the user I would manually check the userinfo list for ...
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.
The migrateuse STSADM operation actually associates the existing permissions of DomainA\xyz(Old user) with DomainB\xyz(New user). In this process it first removes all the existing permissions of DomainB\xyz (New user), if any. Here is a very good detailed explanation of how actually migrateuser operation is executed behind the scenes.
Migrate command Migrates a user account in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 to a new login name and binary ID. If an entry for the new login name already exists, the entry is marked for deletion to make way for the migration. Migrates user access from one domain user to another. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc288467(v=office.12).aspx
If all users already moved to different domain then you have to run the migrate user Command for each user. after that user will be able to log in using the Domain2\users. Once migrated then user will no longer available with Domain1\users in sharepoint. stsadm -o migrateuser –oldlogin <domain\name> –newlogin <domain\name> [-ignoresidhistory] ...
This is 2 step exercise and yes you can keep the permissions intact. you have to move/copy all your required users from Domain A to Domain B. Check this technet for how to move it using powershell. Once all user in Domain B, then you have to run the Migrate User stsadm command to update user profile with correct domain. This will preserve all their ...
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