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Incr. Profile Import Works on 2nd Try Only

  Asked By: Shonda    Date: Dec 01    Category: MOSS    Views: 875

Can anyone help me with this?

Incremental User Profile Import appears to be working on second time only.

Test Procedure:
1. I change my office number from 458 to 459 in the Office property for my
account in Active Directory.
2. Then I do an incremental import.
3. After it is finished importing I check my account in the User Profiles. The
office number is still 458. No errors are reported.
4. I run a second incremental profile import.
5. The number is now 459.

I try this one more time to confirm. On second try only does the attribute
change.

Does anyone have any idea what is going on here?

We have a scheduled incremental import daily and a weekly full import.

We are running MOSS 2007 SP1. The SSP is running on its own server. We have two
web front ends.

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7 Answers Found

 
Answer #1    Answered By: Rosalinda Merrill     Answered On: Dec 01

After you do an incremental import  (for the first time), go to your search
admin page / content source. Kick off an Full/Incremental crawl for you AD
source. Once the crawl is complete, see if your information has been updated.

 
Answer #2    Answered By: Yogendra Zarapkar     Answered On: Dec 01

Interesting. I did exactly as you said. I did an incremental import  once. I
checked for the change; it wasn't there.

I did a full import. Checked for the property change. It STILL wasn't there.

 
Answer #3    Answered By: Jerad Mercado     Answered On: Dec 01

I believe there is a timer job that does not update until either you run
it manually, or in my case overnight.

 
Answer #4    Answered By: Riley Scott     Answered On: Dec 01

All my timer jobs seem to run successfully. I can't find any errors in any of
the logs.

 
Answer #5    Answered By: Adya Khavatekar     Answered On: Dec 01

Did you do a full import  or full CRAWL. I have found you need to crawl the
content you import from AD to have MOSS reflect the changes.

 
Answer #6    Answered By: Trupti Patil     Answered On: Dec 01

I did a full import. Let me try a full crawl.

 
Answer #7    Answered By: Marlena Noble     Answered On: Dec 01

Are you seeing anything in the event viewer? Access denied messages perhaps?

 
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