Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard allows you to import and export lists of accounts you want to merge. Depending on the size of your search and the number of duplicate accounts in Active Directory, it may take more than a few minutes to identify, review, and merge the duplicate accounts the list contains.
Note It is important to review the list of merge operations prior to merging accounts.
You can search for a list of duplicates accounts, export that list into a .csv file, and review and modify that list as necessary outside of Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard. When you are ready to continue your directory cleanup, you can import the list of merge operations back to Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard and complete the task.
Exporting and importing lists of accounts is useful for the following reasons:
To export and import lists of merge operations:
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