Manual Sync with new Azure AD Sync

Azure AD Sync have changed how we can manual sync, if we don’t want to restart every rule within the FIM Console (miisclient).

Delta Sync will start by running the cmdlet DirectorySyncClientCmd and its found under C:Program FilesAzure AD SyncBin.

To perform a Full Sync or Initial Sync as its called now, is a little different, because we need to add ‘Initial’ to the DirectorySyncClientCmd. So open a Commandline and browse to the path, and when you execute DirectorySyncClientCmd you add Initial after:


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I am Roy Apalnes, a Microsoft Cloud Evangelist working av Sopra Steria. Main focus in Microsoft Security and Endpoint Management, with a bigger picture in mind.

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