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: (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

Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 Portal (4.4.1642.0 or Later) – Support for IME from Registration and Reset portal & Immediate password masking

  Hello folks, David Steadman Here!! Today with the release of the Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 August 2017 Hotfix (4.4.1642.0), We released a enhancement that allow for support for IME Registration and Reset We also added a warning to the Password Registration Portal registration form if user uses double-byte characters when providing answers in the… Read more

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.

  Hello folks, David Steadman Here!! Today we’re releasing the Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 August 2017 Hotfix (4.4.1642.0), In addition to the other updates, this hotfix includes an enhancement to the self-service password reset scenario. As you know, in MIM, there are three steps to password reset: The administrator selects the users in scope… Read more

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-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