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Change user provisioning from SCIM to Azure AD

Overview

inSync provides the option to change the user provisioning method from SCIM to Azure AD and vice versa while preserving the user's backed up data. 

This section provides:

  • The detailed impact of changing the user provisioning  method from SCIM to Azure AD
  • The procedure to change user provisioning from SCIM to Azure AD
  • Next steps after changing the provisioning method from SCIM to Azure AD

After successfully changing the user provisioning method from SCIM to Azure AD, inSync performs backups according to the profile settings.

Impact of changing the user provisioning method from SCIM to Azure AD

  • Changing the user provisioning method from SCIM to Azure AD has the below impact if the checkbox for Keep existing SCIM mappings option is not selected.
    • SCIM mappings and settings used to manage users in inSync are deleted.
    • User provisioning mode for existing users will be changed to Manual provisioning.
  • Changing the user provisioning method from SCIM to Azure AD has the below impact if the checkbox for Keep existing SCIM mappings option is selected.
    • User provisioning mode for existing users will be changed to Manual provisioning.

Change user provisioning from SCIM to Azure AD

  1. Login to inSync Management Console and go to GearIconNew.png > Settings.
  2. Open the Deployment tab. Under User Provisioning, the Provisioning Method is set as SCIM.

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  3. Click Edit to change the provisioning method. 
  4. On the Edit Settings dialog box, change the Provisioning Method to Azure AD.  If you wish to retain the existing SCIM mappings, select the check box for Keep existing SCIM mappings.

    SCIM to Azure.png
  5. Click Save.  inSync asks for a confirmation and indicates the impact of the change in the user provisioning method.

     All existing users will be moved to manual provisioning mode and will not be mapped to any Azure AD mapping automatically.

    SCIM to Azure (Without checkbox) confirmation.png
  6. Click Confirm.  A confirmation message is displayed indicating the user provisioning method successfully changed to Azure AD.

Next steps after changing the user provisioning from SCIM to Azure AD

 
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