Tag: AADsync

  • DirSync Unable to Synchronize anymore

    DirSync Unable to Synchronize anymore

    Error Message: stopped-extension-dll-exception We can see this happening when opening the FIM Sync Engine underneath DirSync, and it happens during the Connection towards Onmicrosoft.com. The usual reason is the password has expired, and needs to be replaced. And also you might want to add PasswordNeverExpires to the account, allthough it is a Global Administrator. But […]

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  • Manual Sync with new Azure AD Sync

    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 […]

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  • Password Hash Sync doesn’t work for all users

    Password Hash Sync doesn’t work for all users

    Ever had a Password Hash Sync installation, tested a couple of users and the next day when going Live, the bigger bunch of users can’t login? Your browser tells us the username and/or password is wrong. We check username and password. We check the Event Log. We check the users that worked yesterday and they […]

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  • AADSync or DirSync as Windows Server role?

    AADSync or DirSync as Windows Server role?

    When will Azure Active Directory Sync or DirSync become a Windows Server role/feature? Working with Cloud Solutions I very often implement ADFS and AADSync/DirSync, but only ADFS has become a Windows Server role. I don’t see any reason to why Directory Synchronization shouldn’t become a Windows Server Role, so when will it happen? For one […]

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  • Import Azure AD Sync PowerShell Cmdlets

    Import Azure AD Sync PowerShell Cmdlets

    Can’t find the old DirSync PS1 file to start PowerShell with cmdlets for Azure AD Sync? We can now Import the Azure AD Sync Module like any other real PS module 🙂 I asked my dear friends Bing and Google, but they had the same error when trying to “Import-Module DirSync”, so navigated my PowerShell Windows […]

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  • AADsync is GA, can we retire DirSync?

    AADsync is GA, can we retire DirSync?

    Last week Azure AD Sync was made Globaly Available, and can be downloaded here. Before summer kicked in we heard the News of Azure AD Sync beeing developed for multiforest synchronization to single Azure AD tenant. Meanwhile DirSync was also developed further and gained the feature Password Write-back, but there wasn’t a reason for two […]

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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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