Support-Tip: (INSTALLATION): EXO Configuration Failure during installation

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 Exchange Online PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION When attempting to install MIM 2016 SP1 you may get the following error message when configuring a federated account. This can be caused by local security policies that are configured during server setup. If you do see this message confirm that… Read more

Support-Info: (INSTALLATION): Error 1722. There is a problem with this Windows Installer package

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 (4.4.1302.0) Service and Portal Installation Microsoft Windows Server 2016 PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In this scenario, we are attempting to execute an installation of the Service and Portal on a Windows Server 2016 machine and it is failing. NOTE It is always recommended to troubleshoot an installation… Read more

Support-Info: (INSTALLATION): Troubleshooting MIM Service/Portal Install/Upgrade IsSharepointAdminServiceRunning Error

PRODUCTS INVOLVED / SOLUTIONS INVOLVED Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 Service/Portal Install / Upgrade PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Trying to upgrade from FIM 2010 R2 SP1 to MIM 2016 The upgrade fails (this same error could also happen during an install process as well) Collected a verbose log of the… Read more

Support-Info: (INSTALLATION): Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. System.UnauthorizedAccessException: Access is denied.

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 (4.4.1302.0) Service and Portal Installation PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to install the Service and Portal, it rolls back just after the copying new files process in the installation. Review of the Windows Installer Verbose Log shows the below exception. LOGGING TOOLS Here are the logging tools… Read more

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

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-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-Release (MIM2016): Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 hotfix (4.4.1459.0) Released

All, We have released our latest hotfix for MIM 2016 SP1.  This is build 4.4.1459. Support for SQL 2016 Always On Availability Groups: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/03/22/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp14-4-1459-0-or-later-support-for-sql-2016-always-on-availability-groups/ SSPR with Web Application Proxy: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/03/27/using-microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-self-service-password-reset-with-web-application-proxy/ Support for SCSM 2016 Reporting: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/03/27/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1459-0-or-later-support-for-scsm-2016-reporting/ Support for FIMService Dynamic Logging: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/03/27/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1459-0-or-later-support-for-fimservice-dynamic-logging/ Support for CustomObject (ExplicitMember) Membership Management: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/03/27/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1459-0-or-later-support-for-customobject-explicitmember-membership-management/ Approval Justification Blog: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/2017/03/27/microsoft-identity-manager-2016-sp1-portal-4-4-1459-0-or-later-approval-justification-entry-enhancement/ Updated Support… Read more

Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1 Portal (4.4.1459.0 or Later) – Approval Justification Entry Enhancement

  Hello folks, David Steadman Here !! Today with the release of the Microsoft Identity Manager SP1 March 2017 Hotfix 4.4.1459.0, We released a enhancement that we have heard and also I have personally dealt with in the field that the Requestor or Approver has no means to provide Justification upon creating the request or… Read more