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

Hotfix rollup build 1.0.419.911 of the Generic LDAP Connector for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 (#FIM2010) has been released

On Friday I posted that an updated build of the Web Services connector for FIM 2010 R2 had been released on Thursday 23rd.  I forgot to post that the Generic LDAP connector for FIM 2010 R2 had also been updated. On Thursday 23rd October Microsoft released a new build (1.0.419.911) of the Generic LDAP connector… Read more

Hotfix rollup build 1.0.419.911 for the Web Services Connector for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 (#FIM2010) has been released

Using the Web Services connector for FIM 2010 R2?  Well the good news is that Microsoft just shipped a new build (October 23rd) with a bunch of required fixes and updates.  Full details can be found in knowledgebase article kb3008178.  Download link is here. For posterity, I’ll duplicate the pertinent information from kb3008178 here. Issues… Read more