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Merge Duplicate Accounts in Active Directory

Removing duplicate accounts in Active Directory can help improve the performance of your Exchange servers. Duplicate accounts can be created as a result of multiple directories being upgraded or migrating to Active Directory. Use Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard to search and merge duplicate accounts in Active Directory.

To merge duplicate accounts in Active Directory:

  1. Install Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard.
  2. Select Duplicate Accounts.
  3. Merge Accounts.

Note   You should run Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard at regular intervals when using deployment scenarios that include upgrading and migrating multiple directories to Active Directory.

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Using Active Directory Account Cleanup Wizard