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what happens with the sharepoint documents of a concrete user when you delete his user account DA

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 16, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Hello, I need remove a user account from Active Directory. I don't know exactly what happens with the documents uploaded in sharepoint (on both parts, the general part and "my site") by a concrete user when I remove its user account from the Active Directory.   Thanks in advance.    

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