- Open Registry Editor
- Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > Microsoft > MSOLCoExistence > PasswordSync.
- Change the "FullSyncRequired" registery key value to 1.
- Go to Services
- Restart the "Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service" - this will also restart the Windows Azure Active Directory Sync Service.
- Once done, you will notice logs with Event IDs 656 which are the "Password Change Request" events and 657 which are the "Password Change Result" events.
Friday, 5 July 2013
Force a full password synchronization using the new DirSync tool with password sync feature
In order to force a full password sync in the new Windows Azure Active Directory Synchronization tool for Office 365, you need to do the following: