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-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

Tuning FIM Service MA Export Processing

An introduction to FIM Service MA export configuration, system event requests, and FIMService partitioning.  This applies to both FIM 2010 R2 and MIM 2016. Credits: Thank you to David Steadman for his collaboration in this post. Introduction When working with the FIM Service management agent, it’s possible to get into a situation where an export… Read more

[INFO] Updating the FIMMA to include Custom Attributes in the FIM Portal.

You may find yourself creating new Custom Attributes or even a custom Resource in the FIM Portal. If you only plan on managing these Custom Resources and or Attributes in the FIM Portal than you would not need to add them to the Synchronization Service…(read more)… Read more

Configuring the FIM Management Agent

Configuring the FIM Management Agent Before we can manipulate users and/or groups with the FIM Synchronization Service it is necessary that we create Management Agents. Here, we will create a Management Agent for connecting the Synchronization Engine…(read more)… Read more