Azure – A new version of the Azure AD Connect has been released

image_thumb[2]Azure Active Directory Connect (AAD Connect), the directory synchronization tool to synchronize your Active Directory with Azure AD, just got refreshed with the release of the new version 1.5.18.0

In addition of the usual bug fixes – see below, there has been some improvements too:

  • Fixed issues:
    • Fixed a bug in the group writeback forest/OU selector on rerunning the Azure AD Connect wizard after disabling the feature
    • Introduced a new error page that will be displayed if the required DCOM registry values are missing with a new help link. Information is also written to log files
    • Fixed an issue with the creation of the Azure Active Directory synchronization account where enabling Directory Extensions or PHS may fail because the account has not propagated across all service replicas before attempted use
    • Fixed a bug in the sync errors compression utility that was not handling surrogate characters correctly
    • Fixed a bug in the auto upgrade which left the server in the scheduler suspended state
  • New feature:

You can download the new version of Azure AD Connect here https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=615771

Benoit Hamet
Benoit Hamet
Benoit is working on Microsoft collaborative technologies He has been awarded as MVP for more than 12 years Currently MVP on Office 365 after being awarded on SharePoint (2011-2012) and Windows client & server (2002-2007) Speaker at various Microsoft events (TechDays, TechNet seminars) and Quest Software He works on on-premises (Active Directory, RADIUS/NPS, Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint, SQL, Terminal Server, Windows client and Windows Server) or online (Azure, Intune, Office 365, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business Online, Teams) technologies