Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT): Object reference not set to an instance of an object when adding a new sync rule

PRODUCTS INVOLVED

  • Azure AD Connect 1.1.561.0
    • Sync Rule Editor

PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION

  • In AADConnect Sync Rule editor when attempting to add a new Sync Rule, you may receive the error message “Object reference not set to an instance of an object”.

ERROR MESSAGE

  • Object reference not set to an instance of an object

CAUSE

  • This is a known issue with no value in the Tag field on the Description tab

RESOLUTION

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION / RESOURCES