The Identity and Directory Service related blog of Tim Springston...Microsoft employee, software engineer and all around outstanding person.

July, 2013

  • Token Bloat Apparently Not Caused By Spicy Food

    Who knew, right? Token bloat, also known as the MaxTokenSize problem, is a Windows security condition which happens when domain administrators put too many security groups or SIDHistory items into a users token. The problem happens when the token needs...
  • Moving Day

    Welcome to my new TechNet blog! For about seven years I posted to my old TechNet blog about interesting support cases I or my colleagues had seen or other cool techno stuff from the Microsoft support world. A year or so ago I chatted with some folks in...