We discovered a bug while deleting/recreating our existing User Profile Service Application in SharePoint 2010. I am writing this post to share my experience with hopes that it may help you if you have encountered the same issue.
We implemented our SharePoint 2010 environment about a year ago and had discovered the User Profile Service Application wasn’t as stable as we had hoped: The synchronization database was growing out-of-control (basically doubling every 6 months), the User Profile Synchronization service periodically stops, and it seems generally ‘finnicky’. (How’s that for a technical term?) We synchronize our profile data from Active Directory and have roughly 1200 User Profiles. Continue reading “Recreated User Profile Service Application Deletes User Profiles!!!”