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How do I get a users Distinguished Name in Active Directory?

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Lewis GoddardFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Get-AdUser -Identity John.Smith -Properties Name,DistinguishedName
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DistinguishedName : CN=John Smith,OU=Accounts,OU=Employees,DC=company,DC=com
GivenName         : John
Name              : John Smith
ObjectClass       : user
ObjectGUID        : a394391f-cb75-4094-855f-11b6261a2967
SamAccountName    : John.Smith
SID               : S-1-5-21-3372494745-3553556830-2128343506-25612
Surname           : Smith
UserPrincipalName : John.Smith@company.com
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