Event ID 714 — Trust Policy and Configuration

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

The Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) trust policy file defines the set of parameters that a Federation Service requires to identify partners, certificates, account stores, claims, and the various properties of these entities that are associated with the Federation Service.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 714
Source: Microsoft-Windows-ADFS
Version: 6.0
Symbolic Name: AppsDoNotSupportCustomNamespaces
Message: The Federation Service encountered an error while loading the trust policy. The trust policy contains an application that has been configured with custom namespaces.
Application URL: %1

If this error occurs during startup of the Federation Service, the Federation Service will be not be able to start, and all requests to the Federation Service will fail until the configuration is corrected. If this error occurs while the Federation Service is running, the Federation Service will continue to use the last trust policy that was loaded successfully.

User Action
This error should only occur if the trust policy file has been modified without use of the AD FS administrative tools. Remove the Namespaces object from the TrustingApplication object in question.


Remove configured namespaces for TrustingApplication

This error occurs only if the trust policy file has been modified without the use of the Active Directory Federation Services snap-in and if a user configures custom namespaces for a trusting application in the resource federation server's trust policy file (in the TrustingApplication section).

Remove configured namespaces for the TrustingApplication in the resource federation server's trust policy file.

For more information about TrustingApplication, see TrustingApplication Members (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=64731).


Verify that you can access the Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)-enabled application from a client browser and that the resource can be accessed.

Trust Policy and Configuration

Active Directory Federation Services