Importing additional attributes after CSVDE

Hi,
Inherited an AD setup where previous admin imported pupil information using CSVDE. The only attributes that where in the csv file where the essential, objectClass, sAMAccountName and DN.
I want to be able to populate the other fields, eg displayName, givenName, sn etc. I can do the Profile path using dsquery/dsmod pipes.
I was thinking I could create a new csv file with the relevant structure and attributes but won't that moan that the account already exists?
What's the best way to achieve this?
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exx1976Connect With a Mentor Commented:
This code should do what you want.

You need to edit line 1 with the netbios name of your domain.

The script expects an xls file in the same directory as the script named "Source.xls".

The spreadsheet should have a header row, as this script will start reading information from the second row, and will stop when it encounters a row that is completely blank.  If any column of a row has data, the entire row should be populated.  Column A should be the users SAMAccountName (to locate the user in AD), column B should be the DisplayName you want, colulmn C the GivenName, column D the sn.

Enjoy!
Domain = "MyDomain"
bEmpty = False
sPath = WScript.ScriptFullName
sPath = Left(sPath,Len(sPath)-Len(WScript.ScriptName))
Set oExcelApp = CreateObject("Excel.Application")
Set oWorkbook = oExcelApp.Workbooks.Open(sPath & "Source.xls")
Set oWorksheet = oWorkbook.Worksheets(1)
oWorksheet.Activate
oExcelApp.Visible = False
Dim ArrVals(3)
iCounter = 2
Do Until bEmpty = True
	EmptyCounter = 0
	For q = 0 To 3
   		ArrVals(q) = ""
   		ArrVals(q) = oWorksheet.Cells(iCounter, q + 1)
   		If ArrVals(q) = "" Then EmptyCounter = EmptyCounter + 1
   	Next
   	If EmptyCounter = 4 Then 
   		bEmpty = True
    End If
    iCounter = iCounter + 1
Loop
bEmpty = False
iCounter = 2
Do Until bEmpty = True
	EmptyCounter = 0
	For q = 0 To 3
		ArrVals(q) = ""
		ArrVals(q) = oWorksheet.Cells(iCounter, q + 1)
		If ArrVals(q) = "" Then EmptyCounter = EmptyCounter + 1
	Next
	If EmptyCounter = 0 Then
    	AddAttributes ArrVals(0), ArrVals(1), ArrVals(2), ArrVals(3)
    	iCounter = iCounter + 1
    End If
    If EmptyCounter = 4 Then bEmpty = True
Loop
If iCounter = 2 Then 
	oWorkbook.Save
	oExcelApp.Quit
	WScript.Quit()
End If
 
 
Sub AddAttributes(byVal samAccountName, byVal DisplayName, byVal GivenName, byVal sn)
	DN = GetObjectDN(samAccountName,Domain)
	Set oUser = GetObject("LDAP://" & DN)
	oUser.DisplayName = Displayname
	oUser.sn = sn
	oUser.GivenName = GivenName
	oUser.SetInfo
End Sub
 
Function GetObjectDN(strObject, strDomain)
      Const ADS_NAME_INITTYPE_GC = 3
      Const ADS_NAME_TYPE_1779 = 1
      Const ADS_NAME_TYPE_NT4 = 3
      Dim objNameTranslate
      Dim strObjectDN
      On Error Resume Next : Err.Clear
      Set objNameTranslate = CreateObject("NameTranslate")
      objNameTranslate.Init ADS_NAME_INITTYPE_GC, ""
      objNameTranslate.Set ADS_NAME_TYPE_NT4, strdomain & "\" & strObject
      strObjectDN = objNameTranslate.Get(ADS_NAME_TYPE_1779)
      If Err.Number <> 0 Then
            strObjectDN = ""
      End If
      Set objNameTranslate = Nothing
      On Error Goto 0
      GetObjectDN = strObjectDN
End Function

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SeventhZenAuthor Commented:
Thanks for this, I wouldn't have had a clue.
I'm assuming this needs to be saved as a vbs file and run using cscript before the path to the script.

I'm on site tomorrow so I will let you know.

Cheers
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SeventhZenAuthor Commented:
Thanks for this, worked like a charm.
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