[Reference] The scheduled task is disabled after install

You have just installed Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync Services (AADSync).  You discover that the Scheduled Task in Task Scheduler is disabled.  The Status of the Scheduled Task is determined by what you do with the Synchronize Now checkbox on the last page of the Configuration Wizard.  Scheduled Task Enabled Scheduled Task Disabled If your…


[Reference] How to backup the backend SQL DB on LocalDB

  Obtain the AADSync Service Account Open the Services MMC and locate the Microsoft Azure AD Sync Service From the Action menu, select Properties Click the Log On Tab Copy just the AADSync Service Account Name   Open a command-prompt Change Directory to C:\Users\<AADSync Service Account Name> Type the following command Sqlcmd.exe –S (localdb)\.\adsync   **NOTE:…


[Reference] AADSync Beta has been released on Connect

The beta release is available on Connect from this link: https://connect.microsoft.com/site433/Downloads/DownloadDetails.aspx?DownloadID=53361 Make sure to read the updated installation guide and release notes available on TechNet: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=393942 Please continue to provide feedback through Connect. This allows us to deliver a high-quality product which is solving your scenarios.                On behalf of the AAD Sync team, Andreas…


[Reference] How to execute initial or delta sync via command-line

Overview If you un-check the box in the configuration wizard to prevent the initial synchronization from happening, you can fire the initial synchronization using DirectorySyncClientCMD.Exe. File: DirectorySyncClientCmd.Exe Location: %programfiles%\Microsoft Azure AD Sync\Bin %programfiles%\Microsoft Azure AD Connection Tool Arguments Initial – (DirectorySyncClientCMD Initial) This will run through the steps to execute the initial synchronization to the…


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[Troubleshooting] Unable to update this object because the following attributes associated with this object

Environment Microsoft Azure AD Sync Services (AADSync) Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) Connector Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) Connector – Export Run Profile   Problem Statement The below error message is generated when running an export on the Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) Connector. Export Error Message Unable to update this object because the following…