[SUPPORT TROUBLESHOOTING] Duplicated Contact Objects

All! Hello again! Tim Macaulay here, SR. Support Escalation Engineer with the Microsoft Identity Support Team here at Microsoft. Today, I would like to discuss a topic that we see a lot in support dealing with a Global Address List Synchronization (GalSync) solution. In support we have worked several issues around “duplicated contact objects” appearing in… Read more

[NOTESCONNECTOR-INFO] Full Import returns stopped-extension-dll-exception

Content provided by Brandon James.  Support Escalation Engineer of the Identity Management Team here at Microsoft. Environment Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service Engine 4.1.3441 Lotus Notes Connector: 1.0.597.910 Executed Action Full Import Status Received Stopped-extension-dll-exception Stack Trace (Found in the Application Event Log) The extensible extension returned an unsupported error. The stack trace is: “System.NullReferenceException: Object… Read more

Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT): Filter Provisioned CNF Objects

Hello again!  Tim Macaulay here from the Identity Support team here at Microsoft.  Recently I worked through an issue where we had CNF objects that had fully synchronized to the cloud.  These objects were in some weird state in Active Directory, so our goal was to prevent these objects from making it to the cloud… Read more

[INFO-SYNCSERVICE] Export with Exchange Provisioning Enabled

Hello again!  Tim Macaulay, SR. Support Escalation Engineer here with the Identity Support team at Microsoft. Today, I wanted to discuss a topic that I spend a lot of time discussing on the phone and thought I would share with the community.  That topic is what happens when I run an Export on an Active Directory… Read more

[FIM SYNC RULE – INFO] Dealing with the Null Function in a Sync Rule

Hello.  Tim Macaulay here from the FIM Support team here at Microsoft.  Recently I came across an issue that I felt needed a bit more clarification in how it works currently. Recently I worked an issue where FIM was recognized as deleting the value from an attribute on outbound flow to Active Directory.  Reviewing the… Read more

Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT) How to create a custom sychronization rule for attribute flow (transformation flow)

In support we see many cases come through looking to create a customized synchronization rule to adhere to different business rules utilizing the Azure AD Connect (Azure AD Sync Services (AADSync)) Tool.  Here, I am creating this blog to provide some guidance on how to create a custom synchronization rule inside of the Azure AD… Read more