Tag Archives: AD MA

An update on the error: A directory service error has occurred. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80072095)

Back in December last I posted Synchronization Service Manager: A directory service error has occurred. (Exception from HRESULT: 0×80072095).  I have updated this post with some additional information, namely the alternate option: Create the following containers in the configuration container … Continue reading

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Delegating the minimum set of permissions for mailbox-enabled user and linked mailbox provisioning

In my previous post I described the minimum set of permissions required by the ADMA account to provision an AD DS user object.  In this post I’d like to expand on that and provide the minimum set of permissions required … Continue reading

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Delegating the minimum set of permissions for user provisioning

The purpose of this post is to provide information on the permissions required by the user account that the Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) Management Agent (MA) or ADMA uses when it interfaces with an AD domain.  I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Synchronization Service Manager: A directory service error has occurred. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80072095)

When attempting to create an Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) Management Agent (ADMA) in Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM) you receive the following error when you click Finish. Repeated in textual format: Synchronization Service Manager A directory service error … Continue reading

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FIM Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) and Active Directory password policy

Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 Update 1, when coupled with a Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (or Windows Server 2008 Service pack 2 or Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM plus hotfix) Primary Domain Controller Emulator (PDCe) Operations Master … Continue reading

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