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-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

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-Warning (LIFECYCLE): Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) mainstream support is ending 10/10/2017

Hello. Please be aware that the Mainstream Support for Forefront Identity Manager 2010, 2010 R2, R2 SP1 will come to an end on October 10, 2017. What does this mean to you? End of Mainstream support is the end of any type of Feature Adds, Solution Adds and/or Bug Fixes outside comes to an end. … Read more