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Sharepoint Foundation User Profile Synchronization Service

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We're planning to install Sharepoint Foundation but before we want to know if there's a system to syncrhonze our AD users  with Sharepoint Foundation. Do you know where we can find a step by step HOWTO.

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We have profile synchronization in SharePoint Server 2010
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff182925.aspx

Not sure, this feature is available with Foundation 2010

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Foundation. Not 2010

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The links above show some good examples. Another one that is very helpful is

http://blogs.licomputersource.com/2010/07/23/installing-and-configuring-user-profile-synchronization-service-in-sharepoint-2010/

It is just important that you follow step by step, don't skip anything and be patient. Then you shouldn't have any problems

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My question is if active directory is allowed or not (In case HowTo do it ) with the Foundation. We would avoid for licence cost to installe the full 2010.
Thanks in advance.

some related info, for Foundation and Active Directory

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/sharepoint2010setup/thread/561d25dd-81bd-4acb-a9a7-
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provides step by step solution to implement profile sync with active directory. This works with foundation and/or server
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