The primary user
When registering a Windows 10 workstation in Intune, the user account is used. It is then referenced as Primary user for the workstation.
It was not possible to change this user without deleting the device in Intune. This required a lot of work.
Change primary user
It is now possible to change the primary user. This functionnality requires more prerequities.
- Windows 10 is the only operating system supported.
- Device is joined to Azure AD (Azure AD joined or hybrid Azure AD Joined).
- Device is joined to Azure AD (Azure AD joined or hybrid Azure AD Joined).It’s not work if device is co-managed.
- The new primary user must be have an intune licence.
How you can change primary user
From the intune portal, click on Devices then on All Devices.
Select the device and click on Properties.
The properties appear, click on Change primary user.
Select the desired user and click on Select.
Primary user has been changed. Click on Save. Primary user are also changed on Azure Active Directory.
Primary user has now been modified.