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Quick Fix: Office 365 DirSync Hide a user from Global Address List

This week i have been working on some process automation, around a user leaving an organisation using Office 365.

DirSync (and it’s newer iterations) has been a very useful for Password Sync and User creation, however it can be a bit of a drag when it comes to editing mailbox settings. 220 more words


Azure AD sync/DirSync or AAD Connect ?

Azure AD Connect
Microsoft just released (GA) the replacement of Dirsync and AADSync called AAD Connect.This new tool will install and configure the new Azure AD Synchronization Services (AAD Sync) 283 more words

Active Directory

AAD Sync/AAD Connect - Passwords not syncing with attribute filtering

After the release of AAD Sync and now AAD Connect we have noticed several customers using Attribute Filtering are experiencing an error when bringing people into the scope of synchronisation with the appropriate attribute. 235 more words


User cannot logon to Office 365 after moving user account in Active Directory

When you have implemented Directory Synchronization between your on-premises Active Directory and Office 365, and you move a user in Active Directory out of the DirSync scope (for example to an Organizational Unit that’s not synchronized) the user is removed from Office 365. 168 more words


Presenting at the Rockville, MD Office 365 User Group

If you’ve been here once or twice, you’ll know I like talking about Office 365 and Azure AD Directory Synchronization! If you like this topic too, or are preparing for an upcoming migration, and are in the Washington DC Metro Area next Thursday (Nov. 47 more words


Moving Mailboxes in a Hybrid Configuration – Part I

In three earlier blog posts I explained how to implement directory synchronization and how to create an Exchange hybrid configuration:


Password Writeback with DirSync

Many enterprises deployed Dirsync while integrating with Azure AD to sync the AD users, however, with more and more services moving to cloud and giving SSO solutions with Azure, it becomes a necessity to authenticate cloud applications with on-premise AD password to give the best login experience to the users. 205 more words