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When you run the IdFix DirSync Error Remediation Tool in your on-premises Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) environment, "character" is displayed in the ERROR column for one or more objects.
This problem occurs if the tool identifies a character in an attribute that's not valid and that can't be synced from the on-premises AD DS environment to Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD).
To resolve this issue, re-enter a value for the attribute. To do this, follow these steps:
Still need help? Go to the Office 365 Community
(http://community.office365.com/)website or the Azure Active Directory Forums
Article ID: 2857352 - Last Review: December 12, 2014 - Revision: 8.0