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The MIMWAL (Custom Workflow Activity Library)

First published on MSDN on Jan 15, 2016 The MIMWAL has been officially released… Before use of this custom Workflow Activity Library or from here on out i will refer to it as the “WAL”, I would recommend reading all the documentation about the WAL and what it can be used for and how to […]

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SharePoint Foundations 2013 Offline Part 2 ( Install Prerequisites )

First published on MSDN on Oct 03, 2015 Note: for the purpose of this blog posting i have created a Folder called “SPF2013” which includes all Prerequisite software including the SharePoint Foundations installation file. Additionally i have a folder i named “core” which includes the unpacked files. Continuation from SharePoint Foundations 2013 Offline Part 1

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The Complete Synchronization Process – Part 1: New User Synchronization

First published on MSDN on Sep 25, 2015 Let’s take a deep-dive look at the actual synchronization process. For the purpose of this example, we will keep our environment very simple. For the time being, forget about the FIM portal or any other data sources. In this scenario, we will have a SQL data source

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Installation of the Privileged Access Management (PAM) feature

First published on MSDN on Aug 25, 2015 Consideration before you install this feature Have you Already Installed MIM 2016 ? Was it a Clean Install or an Upgrade ? Have you verified that you have all PAM Prerequisites completed ? Prerequisites ( Will Be posted shortly ) If you Have not previously installed MIM

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Updating the FIMMA to include Custom Attributes in the FIM Portal.

First published on MSDN on Aug 09, 2015 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 and FIMMA,

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Backing up the Synchronization Service Encryption Key

First published on MSDN on Aug 07, 2015 After you install FIM (Forefront Identity Manager) or MIM (Microsoft Identity Manager) one of the first things you need to do after you ensure that the correct people that will be administrating or supporting the the Synchronization Service are include in the correct Synchronization Service Admin Groups

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Performing an In-Place Upgrade of FIM 2010 R2 to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 – Service and Portal

First published on MSDN on Aug 05, 2015 Due to this being the First release of Microsoft Identity Manager i specifically wrote this with the current version highlighted. Before you Begin Be sure to have Fresh backups of the FIMService Database ( See your SQL Administrator for assistance ) If running a VM i would

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Performing an In-Place Upgrade of FIM 2010 R2 to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 – Synchronization Service

First published on MSDN on Aug 05, 2015 Due to this being the First release of Microsoft Identity Manager i specifically wrote this with the current version highlighted. More details on MIM Service and Portal Upgrade Posting…. Before you Begin Be sure you back up your encryption ( See the Section on Backing up Encryption

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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 specific target resource. Additionally you can use the MPR explorer to search for MPR’s that are configured to use

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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, the following site details what each flag is and it value. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/305144/ Before you can

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