Support-Tip: (GALSYNC): Exchange 2010 Provisioning: extension-dll-timeout on Export

APPLIES TO:  Forefront Identity Manager 2010, R2, R2 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016, SP1   ENVIRONMENT / ASSOCIATED WITH THE BREAK – FIX SCENARIO Synchronization Service Engine GalSync Management Agent (Connector) Microsoft Exchange 2010   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION GalSync Management Agent configured for Exchange 2010 provisioning was failing on Export with “extension-dll-timeout”.  The export would… Read more

Support-Warning (LIFECYCLE): Support ends for ILM 2007, 2007 FP1, 2007 FP1 SP1

Hello, Please be aware that as of July 11, 2017, Microsoft Identity Lifecycle Manager 2007, 2007 FP1, 2007 FP1 SP1 will no longer be supported. What do I and my company need to do? The recommendation is to investigate moving from ILM 2007, FP1, FP1 SP1 to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 (MIM 2016) SP1.  … Read more

Support-Info: (DATABASE): What SQL Server is hosting my FIM/MIM database

The purpose of this blog is to provide the registry keys that identify where the FIM/MIM Databases are located.  The complicated one is going to be the SharePoint 2010, 2013 User Profile Sync Service, as that one is compiled into a DLL that hosts that information. Here are the registry keys: FIM SERVICE DATABASES HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\FIMService… Read more

Support-Info: (INSTALL): SharePoint was not detected

  APPLIES TO: Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 RTM (4.3.1935.0-4.3.2266.0) Service and Portal (Specifically Portal)   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION You attempt to install Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 RTM Service and Portal onto a machine that has SharePoint 2016 installed.   NOTE FIM 2010, FIM 2010 R2, FIM 2010 R2 SP1 and MIM 2016 RTM Portal is… Read more

Support-Info(UPA2010): Failed to configure ILM MA

APPLIES TO SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization Service Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (4.0.2450.49)   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to start the User Profile Synchronization Service from SharePoint Central Administration, we see that the Forefront Identity Manager services (Forefront Identity Manager  Service and Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service) both start just fine, but then they move… Read more

Support-Release: 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        … Read more

Support-Info: (AADCONNECT): Provisioning with Non-AD Connector

APPLIES TO/TEST WITH: Azure AD Connect v1.1.380.0 CONNECTOR Non-AD Connectors Generic LDAP Generic SQL   NOTE Please note that this would be considered a “Customized Azure AD Connect Solution”.  It is not an Out of the Box solution.   PROBLEM SCENARIO AND/OR GOAL If you build an Azure AD Connect solution, but you do not… Read more

SUPPORT-TIP: (INSTALL): Custom Action DetectServiceAccount causes install to fail

APPLIES TO Forefront Identity Manager 2010 / R2 / R2 SP1 – Synchronization Service Engine Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 / SP1 – Synchronization Service Engine PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to upgrade the Synchronization Service Engine, it fails prematurely.   TROUBLESHOOTING ACTIONS Obtain a Windows Installer Verbose Log In the Verbose log, look for Return Value… Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more