Intune Guide Post 1 – How to Install Configure Azure AD Connect

In this post, we are explaining the Installation and configuration of the Azure AD Connect (Install Configure Azure AD Connect) to an on-premise Domain to manage the Windows 10 devices. To enable the SCCM Co-management feature, the Windows 10 devices to be connected to Hybrid Azure AD joined or directly joined to AAD.

In this post, I’m going to explain end to end process to build an Intune in this blog post series. It’s assumed that you already have a domain controller and all the on-prem servers. More details about building a domain controller here.

Prerequisites

How to configure the Azure AD connect

  • Post-installation of Azure AD connect tool,
  • Launch the Microsoft Azure AD connect
Install Configure Azure AD connect
Install Configure Azure AD connect
  • Select I agree to the License terms and privacy notice
  • Click Continue
Install Configure Azure AD connect
Install Configure Azure AD connect

Select and click Use express settings

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  • Enter the Username and Password of the Global Administrator ID
  • Click Next
Install Configure Azure AD connect
Install Configure Azure AD connect

Configuring is in progress…

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Enter the Username and Password of the Enterprise Admin ID of local Active Directory Domain Service

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Install Configure Azure AD connect

Configuration is in progress…

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  • Select Continue without matching all UPN suffixes to verified domains
  • Click Next
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  • Select Start the Synchronization process when configuration completes
  • Click Install
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Configuring the Checking installation of Azure AD connect synchronization service

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Configuring the Microsoft SQL Server Express LocalDB

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Configuring the Synchronization Service

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Configuring the Verifying synchronization service connectivity to Azure Active Directory

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Configuring the Creating the Azure Active Directory Synchronization Account

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Configuring the Updating synchronization rules of the AAD

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Configuring the Domain (ann.com)

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Configuring the Updating synchronization rules of the domain (ann.com)

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Configuring the Updating partition information of the domain (ann.com)

Install Configure Azure AD connect
Install Configure Azure AD connect

Configuring the Password hash synchronization

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Installing Azure AD connect health agent for sync

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Configuration is completed

Click Exit

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Install Configure Azure AD connect

Review of audit logs during the Setup

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Setup is completed successfully

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How to Configure Hybrid AD Join or Azure A join

  • Launch the Microsoft Azure Active Directory Connect
  • Select Configure device options
  • Click Next
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Click Next

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  • Enter the Azure cloud Username and password which has Global administrator role access
  • Click Next
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The username will be validated to connect to the Azure portal

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  • Select Configure Hybrid Azure AD join
  • Click Next
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  • select Windows 10 or later domain-joined devices
  • Click Next
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  • In SCP configuration, Click Add to add the on-premise Domain
  • Click Next
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  • Enter the on-premise Credentials which has Enterprise admin access
  • Click OK
Install Configure Azure AD connect
Install Configure Azure AD connect

Checking the installed components…

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Click Configure to initiate the setup

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Setup is completed, click Exit

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Install Configure Azure AD connect

Results – Install Configure Azure AD connect

On-premise domain joined computers are updated as Hybrid Azure AD joined in Azure ADD devices.

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