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: (AADCONNECT): Provisioning non-mail enabled user when joining on mail

Hey All, Tim Macaulay here from Microsoft Support for FIM/MIM/AADCONNECT SYNC. Interesting issue I worked on yesterday that I wanted to share with everybody. PRODUCTS INVOLVED Azure AD Connect PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In this scenario, Azure AD Connect was installed/configured to join on the mail attribute.  However, we wanted to synchronize non-mail enabled user objects… Read more

Support-Tip: (AADCONNECT): Object reference not set to an instance of an object when adding a new sync rule

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Azure AD Connect 1.1.561.0 Sync Rule Editor PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION In AADConnect Sync Rule editor when attempting to add a new Sync Rule, you may receive the error message “Object reference not set to an instance of an object”. ERROR MESSAGE Object reference not set to an instance of an object CAUSE This… Read more

Support-Release: (AADCONNECT): New Version Release 1.1.614.0

Proud to announce that we have released Azure AD Connect v1.1.614.0.  You can download it from here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=47594 Build notes can be found here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/connect/active-directory-aadconnect-version-history#116140  … 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

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-Warning (LIFECYCLE): Support ends for ILM 2007, 2007 FP1, 2007 FP1 SP1

Hello, Please be aware that as of July 11, 2017, Microsoft Identity Lifecycle Manager 2007, 2007 FP1, 2007 FP1 SP1 will no longer be supported. What do I and my company need to do? The recommendation is to investigate moving from ILM 2007, FP1, FP1 SP1 to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 (MIM 2016) SP1.  … 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