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AD connector migration scenarios

Overview

The following scenarios describe the impact on AD connector services if the operating system (OS) installed on a Server is updated or when a new Server is installed. Follow the recommended steps provided to ensure the AD connector services continue running smoothly.

Scenarios

When OS on a Server is updated

Follow the steps given below to ensure the AD connector services do not get disrupted if the operating system on the Server gets updated:

  1. Stop the AD connector services before updating the OS.
  2. Update the OS on the Server.
  3. Restart the AD connector services once the OS is updated. The services will run properly.

When a new Server is installed

Follow the steps given below to ensure the AD connector services continue working fine after installing the AD connector on the new Server:

  1. Stop AD connector services and then backup the entire AD connector directory on C:\inSyncADConnector directory.
  2. Decommission the old the AD connector from the instance.
  3. Install AD connector on new Server and stop the AD connector services.
  4. Copy the AD connector directory from the old server and replace it in the AD connector directory installed on the new server.
  5. Restart the AD connector services. The services will run properly.
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