Azure AD Connect netbios name

Russell Ang 66 Reputation points
2021-02-28T03:25:48.347+00:00

Hi,

I've an environment contain NetBIOS name with "." example abc.com as netbios name
And Azure AD Connect (On-Premise) doesn't support Netbios names with ".", is there other work around, so that i can sync users to Azure Portal.

Using on-premises forests or domains by using "dotted" (name contains a period ".") NetBIOS names isn't supported.

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  1. Andy David - MVP 143.8K Reputation points MVP
    2021-02-28T13:04:00.337+00:00
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  1. Russell Ang 66 Reputation points
    2021-03-03T03:02:28.747+00:00

    @Andy David - MVP

    Thanks for the information, there is on-premise exchange 2010. As i will not recommend to do the rename for netbios name. Will there be tool able to sync AD accounts to Azure or O365, which still possible to leverage on it?

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