Starting the SharePoint 2013 User Profile Synchronization Service

Below are the steps to start the SharePoint 2013 User Profile Synchronization Service.

Local Administrator

Ensure the service account is a member of the local machine Administrators group.

Grant “Replicating Directory Changes” permission

Using the Active Directory Users and Computers manager, grant “Replicating Directory Changes” permission to the service account (SP_Farm).

Restart the SharePoint Timer Service

Start the SharePoint Server Synchronization Service

The service can take several minutes to start.

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