For this procedure, in Management Agent Designer, on the
Configure Sites page, you can select the Microsoft Exchange
Server sites and containers that contain objects that you want to
synchronize. You must specify at least one site. You must also
specify logon credentials and a preferred logon server so that each
time the management agent is run, it has the rights necessary to
read directory sites from the server running Exchange Server.
To complete this procedure, you must be logged on as a member of the MIISAdmins security group.
This procedure applies to management agents for the following
Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003 editions:
Identity Integration Feature Pack for Active Directory
Exchange Server 5.5 and Exchange Server 5.5 (bridgehead
To configure sites
In Management Agent Designer, on the Configure
Sites page, in Select sites select the site or sites for
the Exchange organization that you want to configure.
In Server connection settings, do any of the following
If there is more than one server for the Exchange organization,
type the name of a preferred server.
If you always want to use the last used server, select Last
If you always want to use the preferred server, select Only
use preferred servers.
If you want to use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to connect to the
domain controller, select Use SSL.
To filter and select specific containers for a directory
partition, click Containers, and then clear the check box
next to the containers that contain objects that you do not want to
synchronize. By default, the highest level container and all child
containers for a site are selected. You must select at least one
container that contains the objects that you want to
To filter and select specific containers where permissions or
schema configuration do not allow you to select higher-level
containers, or to exclude specific containers, click
Containers, click Advanced, and then, in Advanced
Container, do any of the following:
To add a container, in Specify additional container to
add, type the container name, click Include, and then
To exclude a specific container when its parent container is
selected, in Specify additional container to add, type the
container name, click Exclude container, and then click
To remove a container, in Containers to synchronize,
select the check box next to a container, ant then click
By default, all containers that exist in a site are selected.
However, this does not mean that all objects in those containers
will be synchronized. When a container is selected, the objects of
that container must be selected to be synchronized on the Select
Object Types page.
When you select containers, a blue check mark in a white box
next to a container indicates that the parent container and all of
the child containers are selected. A white check mark in a gray box
indicates that the parent container is selected and that one or
more child containers are not selected. No check mark in a grey box
indicates that at least one child container is selected, but the
parent container is not selected. When you create a new management
agent, all of the check boxes next to the container objects for the
selected partitions are selected by default.
The contact object type in Active Directory is the same
as the rulesrecipient object type in Exchange 5.5.