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We recently migrated from BPOS to Office 365. During this upgrade we went with ADFS for the single password for the users to remember. We have an issue where distubution groups are not getting updated in the cloud. We can up date them on premis and the current users show in the address book but none of our edits make it out there. I have a ticket in with Office 365 support they wanted us to turn off dirsync and put the security back in the cloud... I am not sure how ADFS would like this option.
Looking online we followed some recommendations. We extended the AD schema and we have enabled mail for these distribution groups. We have also made sure they have display names and cn names. The microsoft tech though I should see all the distrubtion group out in the cloud we do not see any out there in the cloud.
Any advice would be a preciated.
Thanks for the feedback.
I noticed that service request has been closed due to our support engineer cannot reach you. Distribution groups will not be able to be synced to Office 365 because group objects do not have a displayName attribute that is set by default. Directory synchronization requires that all mail-enabled groups have a display name. Therefore, you also have to set the display name. Please refer to the following steps to complete this:
For more information about this, please refer to the following KB article:
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