Tuesday , October 23 2018

Enable Password Write back on existing Azure AD Connect

By Default Azure AD Connect synchronizes password one way only , From On-Premises to Cloud and it won’t allow the user to reset the password on cloud.

To Enable the user to reset the password on Cloud , Password Write back as to be enabled.

It needs additional licenses  – License Required for Password Write back –

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See below – if you don’t know where the Azure AD Connect server is deployed in the forest.

http://www.careexchange.in/finding-the-azure-ad-connect-server-in-the-forest/

Run the Azure AD Connect setup. you can see password write back on optional features.

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Check box on Password write back.

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Wait for the Event 31005 to Appear. Which notifies the completion of the process.

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Now Check on Outlook web Access –

Without  password Write back –

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https://mail.office365.com –> My Account

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After password Write back Enabled  –

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About Satheshwaran Manoharan

Satheshwaran Manoharan is an Microsoft Exchange Server MVP , Publisher of CareExchange.in
Supporting/Deploying/Designing Microsoft Exchange for some years.
Extensive experience on Microsoft Technologies.

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