Checklist: Modifying an existing namespace

Step Reference
Choose the appropriate namespace to modify. Non-provider namespaces available in Microsoft Provisioning System
Create a copy of the namespace XML file to be modified. To export the XML of a namespace
Modify the namespace. Microsoft Provisioning Framework SDK and documentation

Managed Active Directory Namespace "How To" guide, located in the \support folder on the product CD

Save the XML file of the modified namespace and overwrite the existing XML file.


  • When you overwrite an existing namespace, you do not need to register the modified namespace; the modified namespace is already registered in the configuration database.
Modify the calls from your provisioning user interface to reference the new namespace. Modifying Delegated Administration Console calls to the non-provider namespaces
Test your modified namespace. To test a namespace
Secure your modified namespace. Securing a namespace