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Office 365 Federation ID Configuration Notes

Written by Luke Smith. Posted in TSLS

Thought it would make sense to share with the community the information I have discovered to help with configuring O365 federated login accounts and troubleshooting guidance for federated IDs:

Support for Multiple Top Level Domains:

Error when you try to configure a second federated domain in Office 365: “Federation service identifier specified in the AD FS 2.0 server is already in use.”  

Changes are not synchronized to Office 365 after you update the UPN of an on-premises user account to use a different SSO-enabled domain suffix  

 Troubleshooting dirsync and UPN

The LsaLookupSids function may return the old user name instead of the new user name if the user name has changed

Office 365 – Overview and Introduction Seminar

Written by Luke Smith. Posted in Microsoft

On 14th February 2012 I will be presenting the Office 365 Overview seminar at Microsoft in Reading and then 13th March 2012 at Microsoft in London.

This seminar will give you an introduction to Microsoft’s Cloud solution with Office 365. It is designed to ensure customers have the information they need to make their transition to the Cloud and get the most from Office 365’s significant new capabilities.

If you would like to hear more please register here:

Office 365 Release date – June

Written by Luke Smith. Posted in Microsoft

Microsoft Office365 will launch on Tuesday 28th June 2011. The company boasts that it already has more than 100,000 customers running on the beta version.

Subscriptions for Office 365 (Plan P1) for professionals and small businesses start at £4 per user per month.

For more information please see and