Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate profile synchronization for SharePoint Server 2013
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013 Standard, SharePoint Server 2013 Enterprise
Topic Last Modified: 2013-12-18
Summary: Learn how to configure and demonstrate user profile synchronization based on the Test Lab Guide: Configure SharePoint Server 2013 in a Three-Tier Farm (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219610.aspx).
This document explains how to set up the SharePoint Server synchronization tool to synchronize profiles between SharePoint Server 2013 and a single Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) domain controller.
This document contains instructions for the following:
Setting up the SharePoint Server 2013 three-tier farm test lab.
Creating a My Site web application and site collection and configuring settings.
Configuring the User Profile service application.
Creating a synchronization connection on APP1 to a directory service on DC1.
Demonstrating user profile synchronization.