Today is November 11th and like I did last year, today is a great day to ensure you know how to recover your BizTalk Environment in the event of a disaster.  One key part of recovery is knowing how to restore the SSO Master Secret.

Need help exporting the Master Secret?  Follow these steps:

Exporting out the Master Secret is as simple as 1, 2, 3 (

1.  On the Start menu, click All Programs, click Microsoft Enterprise Single Sign-On, and then click SSO Administration.

2.  In the scope pane of the ENTSSO MMC Snap-In, expand the Enterprise Single Sign-On node

3.  Right-click System, and then click Back up Master Secret.

Happy International Check Your Enterprise Single Sign-On Master Secret Key Day!