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… Read more

Support-Release: (MIM2016): Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 hotfix (4.4.1749.0) Released

Hello folks, David Steadman Here!! We have released our latest hotfix for MIM 2016 SP1.  This is build 4.4.1749.0.  This release includes two improvement : Office 365 integration for approvals SSPR Password Reset capabilities without domain trust This completes the end to end for users that were programmatic user registration for untrusted forest/domain Important Links… Read more

Support-Info: (FIM Service MA): RunStatus: Stopped-Server Troubleshooter Resources

All, The stopped-server status is a common item that people can see when working with the FIM Service Management Agent.  The purpose of this blog posting is to help centralize some information to help troubleshoot the stopped-server run status. First, what is a stopped-server run status.  It is a status that is returned in the… Read more

Support-Tip: (FIM Service MA): Stopped-Server: The export session has timed out waiting for responses

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION We are receiving the run status “Stopped-Server” when running the Run Profile “Export”.   The Delta Import (Stage Only and the Full Import (Stage Only) both work successfully. In this scenario, we had 1,000 Pending Deletes that were EREs. FOREFRONT IDENTITY MANAGER MANAGEMENT AGENT EVENT LOG System.InvalidOperationException:… Read more

Support-Release: (BHOLD): MIM 2016 SP1 BHOLD Suite Release 6.0.36.0

Hello Community Happy to announce the release of the MIM SP1 BHOLD Suite. It has been a long time coming. Download: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=55950 BHOLD Version History: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/reference/version-bhold-history Major Documentation Updates based on feedback BHOLD concepts guide BHOLD installation guide BHOLD developer reference… Read more

Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT): Provisioning non-mail enabled user when joining on mail

Hey All, Tim Macaulay here from Microsoft Support for FIM/MIM/AADCONNECT SYNC. Interesting issue I worked on yesterday that I wanted to share with everybody. PRODUCTS INVOLVED Azure AD Connect PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In this scenario, Azure AD Connect was installed/configured to join on the mail attribute.  However, we wanted to synchronize non-mail enabled user objects… Read more

Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT): Object reference not set to an instance of an object when adding a new sync rule

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Azure AD Connect 1.1.561.0 Sync Rule Editor PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In AADConnect Sync Rule editor when attempting to add a new Sync Rule, you may receive the error message “Object reference not set to an instance of an object”. ERROR MESSAGE Object reference not set to an instance of an object CAUSE This… Read more

Support-Release: (AADCONNECT): New Version Release 1.1.614.0

Proud to announce that we have released Azure AD Connect v1.1.614.0.  You can download it from here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=47594 Build notes can be found here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/connect/active-directory-aadconnect-version-history#116140  … Read more

Support-Tip: (FIM Service MA): stopped-server – Error: 15517: State: 1.  Cannot execute as the database principal because the principal “dbo” does not exist this type of principal cannot be impersonated or you do not have permission.

The “stopped-server” run status is one of those that keeps popping up and having different causes to the run status.  This one I encountered was quite interesting. SCENARIO Export on the FIM Service Management Agent returns a “stopped-server” run status.  In this scenario, the Full and Delta Imports both worked successfully, but the export always… Read more

Support-Release: (MIM2016): Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 hotfix (4.4.1642.0) Released

  Hello folks, David Steadman Here!! We have released our latest hotfix for MIM 2016 SP1.  This is build 4.4.1642.0. Support for SSPR Reset from pre-registered user in sync connected untrusted domain: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/08/15/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1642-0-or-later-support-for-sspr-reset-from-pre-registered-user-in-sync-connected-untrusted-domain Support Add-ins and Extensions language default language: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/08/29/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1642-0-or-later-support-add-ins-and-extensions-language-default-language/ Support for IME from Registration and Reset portal & Immediate password masking: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/08/29/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1642-0-or-later-support-for-ime-from-registration-and-reset-portal-immediate-password-masking/ Microsoft KB… Read more