Support-Info: (INSTALLATION): Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. System.UnauthorizedAccessException: Access is denied.

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 (4.4.1302.0) Service and Portal Installation PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to install the Service and Portal, it rolls back just after the copying new files process in the installation. Review of the Windows Installer Verbose Log shows the below exception. LOGGING TOOLS Here are the logging tools…


Support-Info: (CONNECTORS): How to work around the “Replicate Directory Changes” to connect to AD for the ADMA or GalSync MA

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Forefront Identity Manager 2010, R2, R2 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016, SP1 COMPONENTS INVOLVED Active Directory Management Agent GalSync Management Agent PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION By default out of the box, the Active Directory Management Agent and/or GalSync Management Agent connect to Active Directory utilizes the DirSync Control. In doing so, it needs/requires the…


Support-Info: (CONNECTORS): Supported Active Directory (AD) Version for Active Directory Management Agent (AD MA)

All, I recently fielded a question concerning the Active Directory Management Agent and the lowest supported Active Directory Version.  I felt that this would be some good information to share here as well. NOTE It is important to note that Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 that as of March 2018, it is out of Mainstream…


Support-Release: (CONNECTORS): Release of Generic Connectors v1.1.830.0

Al We are happy to announce the release of the MIM 2016 SP1 generic connectors version 1.1.830. Release Notes:  https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/connect/active-directory-aadconnectsync-connector-version-history  – Bit delayed , Should be updated by this evening.   See release notes below Download :  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51495  1.1.830.0 As a note the download is replicating through the ether and pages could be cached ctrl+f5 may…


Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT): 0x80230307 (The dimage indicates an add operation, but the image already exists

Hey all, Tim Macaulay here again to share some an interesting issue that I recently worked. PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Azure AD Connect 1.1.524.0 Number of Connectors: 2 NOTE: Please note, that there is a later build of Microsoft Azure AD Connect available for download in 1.1.649.0. You can download that build here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51495   PROBLEM…


Support-Info: (SharePoint UPA) FIM Services don’t start: Error creating com objects. Error code: -2147467259

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Microsoft SharePoint 2013 User Profile Synchronization Application (UPA) Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 4.0.2450.51 Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3 TLS v1.0 is Disabled TLS v1.2 is Enabled   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In this specific issue, the two Forefront Identity Manager Services associated with the SharePoint UPA would not start….


FIM SP1 R2 4.1.3766 Upgrade to MIM SP1 4.4.1302 In-place Direct Upgrade

Greetings As of  November direct upgrade from FIM 2010 R2 SP1 (build 4.1.3766.0) to MIM 2016 SP1 (build 4.4.1302.0) is supported. Important: With various components, there are specific instructions that must be followed to ensure the solution is properly upgraded.  Please make sure to read the information below carefully and test the upgrade in a…


Support-Release:(CONNECTORS): New Connectors Update 1.1.551.0

All, We have released an update to our Connectors.  Please find the download link here. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51495 Find more information on the Connectors Version Release History https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/connect/active-directory-aadconnectsync-connector-version-history NOTE These connectors are for FIM/MIM and not supported in Azure AD Connect Sync        


Support-Tip (Connectors): Creating SharePoint Profile Store Management Agent

FOCUSED PRODUCT / PRODUCT(S) USED FOR BLOG Here is the list of products, build versions that I utilized for this blog write up! Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 (4.4.1302.0) SharePoint Management Agent for FIM/MIM (4.3.2430.0) [Download] Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 Single Server Farm – User Profile Service BLOG PURPOSE: My focus here is…


Support-Info: (INSTALLATION) Troubleshooting Installation Error 25009

  PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Have you ever gone through the installation for the Synchronization Service Engine and received the error 25009? Well, my hope with this blog is to cover some of the different exceptions and things you can do to track down the reason for 25009 and be able to resolve it.   There…