DirSync Error: no-start-connection

Updated on 28 August 2015 IMPORTANT: AAD Connect has replaced AADSync and DirSync. Reference: Azure Active Directory Sync +++++ An error was discover in the FIM 2010 R2 Synchronization Service Manager after DirSync failed to synchronize account changes to Office 365. The error occurred with the Active Directory Connector with a status of “no-start-connection“. It was stated the…

Force Sync to Office 365 with DirSync

Updated on 28 August 2015 IMPORTANT: AAD Connect has replaced AADSync and DirSync. Reference: Azure Active Directory Sync +++++ IMPORTANT! Azure Active Directory Sync Services (AADSync) has replaced DirSync. And eventually, when Azure Active Directory Connect (AAD Connect) is generally available (this year {fingers crossed}), it will replace AADSync. Periodically, the DirSync tool is updated (version history…