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): Sync Engine fails uninstall: Microsoft Identity Manager Synchronization Service was not successfully installed

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 Synchronization Service PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to uninstall the FIM Synchronization Service Engine via the Programs and Features inside of Control Panel, fails immediately. ERROR DIALOG “Microsoft Identity Manager Synchronization Service was not successfully installed.  To install Microsoft Identity Manager Synchronization Service, run this wizard again.” CAUSE:… Read more

SUPPORT-TIP: (INSTALL): Custom Action DetectServiceAccount causes install to fail

APPLIES TO Forefront Identity Manager 2010 / R2 / R2 SP1 – Synchronization Service Engine Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 / SP1 – Synchronization Service Engine PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to upgrade the Synchronization Service Engine, it fails prematurely.   TROUBLESHOOTING ACTIONS Obtain a Windows Installer Verbose Log In the Verbose log, look for Return Value… 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-Release: (Connectors): Management Agents New Release for MIM and FIM 2010 R2

We are happy to announce the release of the new connectors for Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 and Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2. You can download the connectors from here. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51495 You can find information on changes in the connectors here. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/connect/active-directory-aadconnectsync-connector-version-history   ADDITIONAL INFORMATION / CONTENT Microsoft Identity Software: Public Release Builds: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/iamsupport/idmbuildversions/ Support-Release: (Connectors): Release… Read more

Support-Release: (MIM2016): Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1 update package

Greetings Since the release of MIM 2016 SP1 just over a month ago, we received overwhelming feedback from our partners and customers regarding the upgrade paths for the service pack. Today I’m pleased to announce the availability of the MIM 2016 SP1 Update MSP. This MSP allows current customers on MIM 2016 RTM, or any… Read more