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Profile import does not update People and Groups

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I've come across an odd issue which hopefully you can help with.

I have around 12000 objects in my AD domain which have been imported fin usig the profile import schedule.

If for example an attribute is changed for a user, say job title or department it does not seem to be updated within the people and groups page of site settings.

However if I perform a people search or check the profile in CA then it's updated fine???

Should the profile import / update process also update the attributes in People & groups or this a one off snapshot taken when the user is added to a specifi site or group???

Many Thanks


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