How to Convert Entra ID Connect Synchronized Users To Cloud Managed Identities

Once you’ve transferred all your workloads to Azure, you still need to manage your synced identities. To completely migrate them to the cloud and manage them entirely within Azure, simply follow these simple steps:

  1. Disable Entra ID Connect synchronization
  2. Wait some time after you stopped the synchronization
  3. Install-Module MSOnline
    1. You still have to use the old MSOnline Module (Not yet migrated to Graph)
  4. Connect-MsolService
  5. Set-MsolDirSyncEnabled -EnableDirSync $false
  6. Check the Microsoft Admin Portal. The sync status of the users should be like in the screenshot.

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