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Understanding Workflows

Understanding Workflows

First published on MSDN on Jun 19, 2015 Introduction to Workflows Workflows within the FIM Portal are used in combination with Sync rules to build, manage, control, or manipulate data that. Prior to the FIM Portal any manipulation of data ... continue reading
Understanding the MPR Explorer

Understanding the MPR Explorer

First published on MSDN on Jun 01, 2015 Explore Management Policy Rules The MPR Explorer is a feature in the FIM Portal that provides a method to find out what MPRs apply to a specific requestor or applied to a ... continue reading
Understanding userAccountControl management with FIM.

Understanding userAccountControl management with FIM.

First published on MSDN on May 22, 2015 Before we begin lets look at the Attribute userAccountControl in Active Directory. You may also be interested in understanding the Bit Values for each flag that defines the userAccountControl of a user, ... continue reading
Configuring the FIM Management Agent

Configuring the FIM Management Agent

First published on MSDN on May 21, 2015 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 ... continue reading
Portal Customization - Understanding Search Scopes

Portal Customization – Understanding Search Scopes

First published on MSDN on Apr 17, 2015 Lets not reinvent the wheel and for a basic introduction of what Search scopes are I would reference the following links. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff393653(v=ws.10).aspx#bkmk_search https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee534913(v=ws.10).aspx Now Lets discuss what a Search Scope is "A ... continue reading
Portal Customization - Updating Attributes for All Users Search (Column Headers)

Portal Customization – Updating Attributes for All Users Search (Column Headers)

First published on MSDN on Apr 10, 2015 You may need to update the attributes that are displayed for all users when searching for a user which can be used to help narrow down your search results, or maybe you ... continue reading
Understanding User Management - Inbound User Synchronization

Understanding User Management – Inbound User Synchronization

First published on MSDN on Mar 01, 2015 Building on the concepts that we have previously discussed for Synchronization Rules Introducing Synchronization Rules - Part 1 and Introducing Synchronization Rules - Part 2 lets create an Inbound Synchronization Rule for ... continue reading
Understanding Group Management - Outbound Group Synchronization

Understanding Group Management – Outbound Group Synchronization

First published on MSDN on Feb 07, 2015 This is the next post in a series of postings for Group Management. it may be helpful to read the following post: Understanding the FIM Service Management Agent (FIM MA) Configuring the ... continue reading
Understanding Group Management - Inbound Group Synchronization

Understanding Group Management – Inbound Group Synchronization

First published on MSDN on Jan 26, 2015 Please be sure to read the first part of the series Understanding Group Management - Intro to Group Synchronization and attribute Management prior to configuring your Inbound Group Synchronization Sync Rule. I ... continue reading
Changing the look of FIM SSPR portals: an example style sheet for password reset portal

Changing the look of FIM SSPR portals: an example style sheet for password reset portal

First published on MSDN on Jan 23, 2015 Introduction : Chrome, shadows, and gradients are relics of the early 2000s. "Flat" design has made its way through all modern user interfaces, and typically organizations wish to use their own branding ... continue reading