Event ID 730 — Trust Policy and Configuration

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

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: 730
Source: Microsoft-Windows-ADFS
Version: 6.1
Symbolic Name: AccountPartnerCertCheckError
Message: An unexpected error occured while checking the account partner verfication certificates for expiration.

Exception information:

User Action
Check all acount partner verification certificates for problems. If the problem persists, contact Microsoft technical support.


Check all acount partner verification certificates for problems

Check all account partner verification certificates for problems. Use the certutil command-line tool to check each certificate for the following:

  • Validity: Is the certificate expired?
  • Revocation: Has the certificate been revoked by a certification authority (CA)?
  • Trusted root: Does the certificate chain to a trusted root CA?

For information about using the certutil command, see Certutil tasks for managing certificates (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=110513).


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