The Microsoft Online Services Directory Synchronization tool can be downloaded directly from the Office 365 Portal. Several sets of administrative permissions are required for the user account that runs the tool:
• Local administrator permissions on the system where the Directory Synchronization tool will be installed
• Enterprise Administrator permissions in the Active Directory forest of which the system running the Directory Synchronization tool is a member
• Administrative permissions to the Lync Online/Office 365 tenant
Use the following procedure to download and install the Directory Synchronization tool on a system that has been prepared for this purpose:
1. Log on to the system using an account ...