Directory: Name being duplicated / repeated


  • Directory search shows name being duplicated

  • Service Desk analysts may see the name listed as below in service desk utilities


  • LDAP
  • Directory
  • Active Directory


  •  N/a


  • On the left in the Manage Directory Listing section, click to open the menu then click Change Your Name

  • Remove your last name, or the portion of the name that is repeated, from the field and click Update Display Name.  You will receive the below message.

  • The directory will update and will reflect the new information.



If you need further assistance, contact:

University Users: OIT Service Desk – 919 684 2200
Duke Medicine Users: DHTS Service Desk – 919 684 2243