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Installing HC Directory Synchronization

Installation can be cancelled at any time. To abort installation, click Cancel. At any step, to navigate to previous screens, click Back


Installation of HCdirSync will be performed only on Client DC, there is nothing to be installed on your hosted Cloud Domain Controller.


  • HC ADSync supports Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008 and 2003 (x86 and x64 any server edition). 
  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5 must be installed on the machine prior to starting the installation.  
  1. For Windows GUI:
    HCdirSync.exe on your domain controller. 
    Installation Wizard will start

    For Windows Core Edition: 

    Open the Windows PowerShell and execute the AD Sync installer.


  2. Click Next.
    A License Agreement is displayed.

    • Read the license agreement carefully. If you do not agree with any of the conditions stated in the license agreement, click I do not accept the terms of the license agreement. It cancels the setup. 
    • You can also print this agreement, if required. To print the license agreement click Print
  3. Click Next.
    The Destination Location screen is displayed.

      Click Change, to enter location where you want to install HCdirSync

  4. ​Click Install.
    The Start Copying Files screen is displayed.

  5. Click Finish.
    HCdirSync is installed.


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