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Active Directory User CN appended with numeric digits...how to correct

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There are a few cn's in my AD with 8 numbers appended to the end.  for example

cn=joeuser12345678

#1 - how did this happen
#2 - how do I fix this
#3 - what, if anything, will this affect?

background:

only 50 users in AD, single site, no names are repeated.
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by:loveboatexpress
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I already found the solution with ADSIEDIT

and then I found a good bit of info here:

http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Understanding-LegacyExchangeDN.html
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