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SP2010 People Picker & Multiple Forests/Domains

Posted By:      Posted Date: November 25, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
 

Guys, I'm pulling my hair out here and need some help.

I'm trying to add users, using the people picker, from a domain external to SP. I've read all the articles on what to do, how to do it, the correct syntax of the STSAMD command etc etc and I'm still not getting a confirmation that the user exists in the external domain.

I'm at the point now where I'm following this article:

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/rajank/archive/2009/09/01/all-you-want-to-know-about-people-picker-in-sharepoint-functionality-configuration-troubleshooting-part-1.aspx

And have been running wireshark traces all morning. I can confirm from these traces that the WFE is sucessfully querying the external domain and even finding the user I'm looking for (sucessfull LDAP packets can be seen in my trace as per the article) however I'm still not getting the 'magic' underline that confirms that SP has found the user.

Can anyone help please?

Thanks

Chris




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