How to match AD group to AAD group?

Paul Ostaszewski 1 Reputation point
2022-08-19T16:31:38.657+00:00

We're in a hybrid environment. My boss created a Azure group for inclusion to our 3rd party O365 backup solution. Their instructions were written in a way that it didn't explain that if you're in a hybrid environment, you should create the group in AD and use ADConnect to sync the group up to O365 or Azure AD. The issue I have is that I would like the group to be included in the standard issued groups for when a user is created in AD but there is no group in AD that matches the AAD inclusion group.

Is there a way to create the group in AD and match/sync it to the AAD group?

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  1. Andy David - MVP 142.8K Reputation points MVP
    2022-08-19T16:38:27.39+00:00

    Take a look at the preview in Azure that allows dynamic groups to have on-prem synced members
    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/enterprise-users/groups-dynamic-rule-member-of

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