Support-Info: (CONNECTORS): How to work around the “Replicate Directory Changes” to connect to AD for the ADMA or GalSync MA

PRODUCTS INVOLVED Forefront Identity Manager 2010, R2, R2 SP1 Microsoft Identity Manager 2016, SP1 COMPONENTS INVOLVED Active Directory Management Agent GalSync Management Agent PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION By default out of the box, the Active Directory Management Agent and/or GalSync Management Agent connect to Active Directory utilizes the DirSync Control. In doing so, it needs/requires the… Read more

Support-Info: (CONNECTORS): Supported Active Directory (AD) Version for Active Directory Management Agent (AD MA)

All, I recently fielded a question concerning the Active Directory Management Agent and the lowest supported Active Directory Version.  I felt that this would be some good information to share here as well. NOTE It is important to note that Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 that as of March 2018, it is out of Mainstream… Read more

Support-Info: (FIM Service MA): RunStatus: Stopped-Server Troubleshooter Resources

All, The stopped-server status is a common item that people can see when working with the FIM Service Management Agent.  The purpose of this blog posting is to help centralize some information to help troubleshoot the stopped-server run status. First, what is a stopped-server run status.  It is a status that is returned in the… 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

Support-Info(UPA2010): Failed to configure ILM MA

APPLIES TO SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization Service Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (4.0.2450.49)   PROBLEM SCENARIO DESCRIPTION Attempting to start the User Profile Synchronization Service from SharePoint Central Administration, we see that the Forefront Identity Manager services (Forefront Identity Manager  Service and Forefront Identity Manager Synchronization Service) both start just fine, but then they move… Read more

Support-Info: (AADCONNECT): Provisioning with Non-AD Connector

APPLIES TO/TEST WITH: Azure AD Connect v1.1.380.0 CONNECTOR Non-AD Connectors Generic LDAP Generic SQL   NOTE Please note that this would be considered a “Customized Azure AD Connect Solution”.  It is not an Out of the Box solution.   PROBLEM SCENARIO AND/OR GOAL If you build an Azure AD Connect solution, but you do not… 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:(GALSYNC): How to flow the thumbnailPhoto in a GalSync Solution

NOTE A Support-Info is more of a How to article   APPLIES TO: Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 & Service Pack 1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 & Service Pack 1 Forefront Identity Manager 2010 PURPOSE / GOAL OF THIS BLOG The purpose of this blog is to illustrate how to create attribute flow for the… Read more

Support-Info: (DOCS): Documentation Update for MIMPAM CMDLETS

All, We recently posted some new documentation around the PowerShell CMDLETs for PAM.  You can find that information at the below link. MIMPAM Module: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/identitymanager/mimpam/vlatest/mimpam     ADDITIONAL PAM DOCUMENTATION PAM RESET API Service Details: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/reference/privileged-access-management-rest-api-service-details Privileged Access Management Rest API Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/reference/privileged-access-management-rest-api-reference Privileged Access Management for Active Directory Domain Services: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-identity-manager/pam/privileged-identity-management-for-active-directory-domain-services  … Read more