Support-Tip: (SYNC): Unable to connect to the Synchronization Service” error when you attempt to open the MIISCLIENT.EXE

APPLIES TO Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Synchronization Server / R2 / R2 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 / 2016 SP1 Azure AD Connect Sync   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION You attempt to launch the Synchronization Service Manager Console either by clicking on the icon on the Start Menu or by attempting to launch the MIISCLIENT.EXE and…


Support-Info: (INSTALL-UPGRADE): MIM 2016 Upgrade Issues on builds 4.1.3646 / 4.1.3634 / 4.1.3627 / 4.1.3733 / 4.1.3766

All, Hello!  Just wanted to post a reminder here for when you are upgrading from Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016.  This is a great blog and a great resource for information around this topic. APPLIES TO: Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 SP1 builds 4.1.3646.0 4.1.3634.0 4.1.3627.0 4.1.3733.0…


Support-Tip:(CM): FIM/MIM Certificate Management (CM) and Certificate Management Agent (cmAgent) certificate issued by a Foreign Certification Authority (CA)

  Applies To: Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (All builds) Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 & R2 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 & SP1 PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION CM is servicing a Certification Authority (CA1), however it was different Certification Authority (CA2) that issued cmAgent certificate. CM certificate requests targeted to CA1 will fail (Denied by Policy…


Support-Release: New Release of Azure AD Connect (AADCONNECT)

We have release a new version of the Azure AD Connect product (1.1.524.0).  It is now available for download.  You can download it here. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=47594 NOTE Very important.  There are Schema and Sync Rule changes that occur in this upgrade.  AADConnect will automatically trigger a Full Import and Full Sync Steps. Release Notes: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/connect/active-directory-aadconnect-version-history#115240  


Support-Info: General Information on our blog

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Support-Tip:(SYNC): stopped-server status during a synchronization

NOTE A Support-Tip is the Problem / Cause / Resolution of a specific issue.   APPLIES TO: Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 & Service Pack 1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 & Service Pack 1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 ENVIRONMENT Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 (4.4.1237.0) PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION During the course of a…


Support-Info:(GALSYNC): How to flow the thumbnailPhoto in a GalSync Solution

NOTE A Support-Info is more of a How to article   APPLIES TO: Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 & Service Pack 1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 & Service Pack 1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 PURPOSE / GOAL OF THIS BLOG The purpose of this blog is to illustrate how to create attribute flow for the…


Support-Tip: (FIM MA): App-Store-Import-Exception Run Status

  NOTE A Support-Tip is the Problem / Cause / Resolution of a specific issue.   ENVIRONMENT Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 SP1 FIM Service Management Agent PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION While executing a Full Import (Stage Only) and/or a Delta Import (Stage Only) on the FIM Service Management Agent you may receive the Run Status…


Support-Tip: (SYNC): Unexpected Error – 0x8023044d (SQL operation fails because of data overflow.)

  NOTE A Support-Tip is the Problem / Cause / Resolution of a specific issue.   ENVIRONMENT Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 (4.3.1935.0) Extensible Management Agent v2.0   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In the execution of a Full Synchronization on a ECMA v2 connector, several objects return an “unexpected error” in the Synchronization Errors section of the…


Support-Info: (DOCS): Documentation Update for MIMPAM CMDLETS

All, We recently posted some new documentation around the PowerShell CMDLETs for PAM.  You can find that information at the below link. MIMPAM Module: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/identitymanager/mimpam/vlatest/mimpam     ADDITIONAL PAM DOCUMENTATION PAM RESET API Service Details: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/reference/privileged-access-management-rest-api-service-details Privileged Access Management Rest API Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/reference/privileged-access-management-rest-api-reference Privileged Access Management for Active Directory Domain Services: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/pam/privileged-identity-management-for-active-directory-domain-services