Updated Tool Roundup!

Over the last couple of days, I’ve updated a few tools that I have published on the gallery.  Here’s the run-down: AAD Connect Network and Name Resolution Test I’ve been busy with this tool a lot lately, both adding tests and tweaking the way things are done.  This week, I did work with Seamless SSO…


Update to the AAD Connect Advanced Permissions Tool

A few users reported bugs with logging that I have updated.  There was also an unreported bug when searching the XML generated by Get-ADSyncServerConfiguration for the connector’s AD user, which I have also resolved. You can get the updated tool at https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/AD-Advanced-Permissions-49723f74.


Change from AD FS authentication to Pass-Through Authentication with Seamless SSO

Imagine this scenario: You’ve been running Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) since before it was cool, and you’re tired of maintaining that highly available infrastructure (at least 4 servers) and the whole federation thing and its myriad of quirks and drawbacks and headaches (such as alt-id (which is still supported in Pass-through authentication with…