Bi directional sync from Azure Entra ID to on prem AD

Conrad, Craig 0 Reputation points

Hello All, Currently we use Microsoft AD Connect to sync our users to Azure Entra ID. The limitation is this is a one way sync, from on prem to Azure, so all changes to AD accounts need to take place on prem. Is there a way to set it to bi directional so user accounts can changed/updated from either on prem or from Azure Entra ID? Thank You Craig

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A Microsoft Entra identity service that provides identity management and access control capabilities. Replaces Azure Active Directory.
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  1. Sam Cogan 9,887 Reputation points MVP

    Bi-directional sync with Entra ID is not possible. There are some things that can be written back to on-prem, such as passwords, if you have Self Service Password Reset Writeback enabled, but it is not possible to have everything bi-directional.

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