Lync 2013 resource forest deployment with manual sync – Part 4

F) User Behavior and Testing  Let me test the user behavior in user forest. Login to fabrikam forest machine with domain user ID and password. Launched Lync 2013 client and enter SIP URI enabled in resource forest ; You may get certificate warning at first time. Select always trust this server check box as below. …

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Lync 2013 resource forest deployment with manual sync – Part 3

User provisioning and Manual Sync Configuration D) User Provisioning Create a new user in fabrikam forest (User Forest) ; Create a matching user in contoso forest (Resource Forest) and right click and disable the user. Now contoso forest user has been disabled successfully; Login to Lync control panel and click on enable users ; Find…

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Lync 2013 resource forest deployment with manual sync – Part 2

C) Configure Forest Trust Next step is to configure trust between contoso and fabrikam forest. Following steps may help you with trust configuration. Login to contoso domain controller and open Active directory domains and Trusts; Right on contoso domain and select properties; Select trust tab and click on New Trust as highlighted below; Click next…

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Lync 2013 resource forest deployment with manual sync – Part 1

Introduction I would like to share detailed information on Lync 2013 resource forest setup with manual sync configuration. Currently, I have two AD forests as seen below. Contoso.com is the resource forest where in Lync server is hosted and fabrikam.com is my user forest. Following steps will help you with Lync resource forest deployment.  Prerequisites…

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