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clear dirsync errors from dashboard

within settings ---> dirsync errors, there is no way to clear out old errors that have been resolved. We also get weekly emails saying we have dirsync errors in which we do not have any current ones, rather it is a summary of old errors we have that makes us think we have current synchronization errors. This has came up on a support posting: https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_o365admin-mso_other-mso_o365b/how-to-clear-dirsync-error-report/97b43be7-5155-4a75-b69e-9782efdd161b

please add a way to clear out old errors from this dashboard.

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      • Tessa Thompson commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I just worked with support on this and you don't have to purge and re-create but you do have to update the attribute that was found to be duped, let it sync which will clear it, then you can set it back to the original value and it won't get flagged again if the dupe was fixed. Still klugey, these should auto-fix, but much better than purging prod objects.

      • Justin commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Please add this feature. Waiting 90 days or having to purge the object and re-create it is annoying. Thanks.

      • Jeremy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        We also have this issue. Two errors will not clear, even after I have worked with a Microsoft rep to make sure the account does not have any of the proxy email addresses.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Honestly this shouldn't even be a thing. The error should either clear automatically once the error condition is resolved, and then archived into another section, or just clicking on errors (whether or not there is one) will show you previous ones, with an option to manually clear it for those of us who don't want to wait for propagation to occur and this to rectify itself.

        It's messy and as an MSP who answers to clients, trying to sell this as a "feature" rather than a missing implementation is just not going to fly, it seems like we are ignoring problems with their Tenant in their eyes.

      • Ron commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I have the same issue now.
        And we're 8 month later!
        Does Microsoft even listen to Uservoice ??

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