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:(CONNECTORS): New Connectors Update 1.1.551.0

All, We have released an update to our Connectors.  Please find the download link here. Find more information on the Connectors Version Release History NOTE These connectors are for FIM/MIM and not supported in Azure AD Connect Sync        … Read more

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… Read more

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… Read more

Support-Info: (SYNC SERVICE): Export Run Profile: Information, Testing, Troubleshooting

NOTE This is a newer version of an older blog post.  Mainly formatting changes and the move to our current central blog site for support. APPLIES TO:. Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 SP1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Azure AD Connect PURPOSE… Read more

Support-Tip: (PCNS) Passwords stopped synchronizing, Passwords stopped working

PRODUCT FOCUS Password Change Notification Service (PCNS) PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Recently worked on an issue where after a database restore, passwords were no longer synchronizing from Active Directory to the Target datasource. NOTE An issue like this one, could occur if the Synchronization Service Database is restored from backup. CAUSE In reviewing the Application Event… Read more

Support-Info: Criteria Based Groups (Negative Conditions vs. Positive Conditions)

UTILIZED PRODUCTS Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 (4.4.1302) SQL Server 2012 BLOG PURPOSE: Discussion of Criteria Based Groups and the difference between a negative condition vs. a positive condition. SCENARIO: Use of Negative vs Positive Conditions Recently, I worked on an issue concerning the use of Negative Conditions within a Criteria Based Group… Read more

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… Read more

Support-Info: MIM 2016 SP1 Certificate Manager Modern Application ( Release

The MIM 2016 SP1 Certificate Manager Modern Application is now available. (Build Download:    … Read more

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… Read more