Active Directory PS script to modify attributes from CSV file

Hello PS - Experts,

I need help with a seemingly simple Powershell script.

I have a CSV looking like this:
Name,Uid,Gid
jsmith,123456,78910
user2,123457,78910

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The script should read the values and select an AD object by logon name and modifying this object's attributes GIDnumber and UIDnumber values with the ones from the CSV.

Thanks in advance!
Helge
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Daniel HelgenbergerAsked:
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footechConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Here's what I was thinking...
Import-Csv file.csv | ForEach `
{
    $uid = $_.UID
    $gid = $_.GID
    Get-ADUser $_.name | Set-ADUser -replace @{gidnumber=$gid;uidnumber=$uid}
}

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Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
What attributes are you looking to change in Active Directory referencing GIDNumber and UIDNumber? Do you want these numbers in the extensionAttribute section for Users Accounts?

Below is the structure of how you can do this. I will still need to know what values you want to modify in AD using the GID/UID columns in your CSV file.

Import-module activedirectory
$ModUsers = import-csv "c:\yourCSVfile.csv"
foreach ($User in $ModUsers) {
$User.Name
$User.Uid
$User.Gid
Set-ADUser -Identity $User.Name -extensionAttribute1 $$User.Uid -extensionAttribute2 $User.Gid
}

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Will
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Daniel HelgenbergerAuthor Commented:
Perfect, footech. Thanks!
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