0

I found so many solution like replacing the display name of the user manually using PowerShell script Set-SPuser -identity "User name" -DisplayName "Display Name" -web Web url.

Since I have more than 1000 user in my site, is there any better way to alter the display name of the user than this?

  • You may run a loop over 1000 users and update their DisplayName to be "username". – Mark L Oct 9 '15 at 8:50
0

Check out this thread: What are the claims supported by SharePoint?

Relevant info:

If you want to populate the email, display name, etc, in My Settings, configure the User Profile Sync service. Note: there are some additional steps to perform when you use claims-based auth, such as setting the "Claim User Identifier" property.

PS. If you want to see your claims, the code accompanying the following article has a really nice web part that shows all claims with their values: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff953202.aspx

Credit to: Matthieu

| improve this answer | |

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.