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Updating Attributes Based on a Detected Name Change

Updating Attributes Based on a Detected Name Change

First published on MSDN on Apr 12, 2018Scenario:In a MIM environment, a user goes through a name change (marriage, divorce, etc.) and they have several attributes which need to be updated accordingly. Common examples include DisplayName, Email and Mail Aliases ... continue reading
Rules Extensions –Understanding Date Time Conversion Part 1

Rules Extensions –Understanding Date Time Conversion Part 1

First published on MSDN on Nov 26, 2017Recently I have received several questions and “Ridiculous” Comments on the Posting 2 Way Account Expires Rules Extension , before I continue please understand that this Blog Site is intended to be a ... continue reading
Sync Rule Walk Through: Outbound System Scoping Filter User Synchronization Rule

Sync Rule Walk Through: Outbound System Scoping Filter User Synchronization Rule

First published on MSDN on Sep 20, 2017Welcome to Part 2 of the “Sync Rule Walk Through” series. In Part 1 we talked about an inbound user synchronization rule from AD into MIM. Now that we have users in the ... continue reading
Sync Rule Walk Through: Inbound User Synchronization Rule

Sync Rule Walk Through: Inbound User Synchronization Rule

First published on MSDN on Sep 20, 2017While we’ve touched on sync rules in the past with some examples, I’d like to dedicate some time to actually stepping through the creation of various types of sync rules. To start off, ... continue reading
Management Agent Configuration – Part 5: Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service Management Agent

Management Agent Configuration – Part 5: Active Directory Lightweight Directory Service Management Agent

First published on MSDN on Sep 15, 2017This is Part 5 in a series of commonly used management agents. In Part 1 we looked at configuration of an Active Directory Management Agent (ADMA); in Part 2 we looked at the ... continue reading
Management Agent Configuration – Part 4: Delimited Text File Management Agent

Management Agent Configuration – Part 4: Delimited Text File Management Agent

First published on MSDN on Nov 17, 2016This is Part 4 in a series of commonly used management agents. In Part 1 we looked at configuration of an Active Directory Management Agent (ADMA); in Part 2 we looked at the ... continue reading
Management Agent Configuration – Part 3: SQL Management Agent

Management Agent Configuration – Part 3: SQL Management Agent

First published on MSDN on Nov 17, 2016This is the third part in a series dealing with basic configuration of commonly used management agents. In Part 1 we looked at configuration of an Active Directory Management Agent (ADMA), and in ... continue reading
Management Agent Configuration–Part 2: FIM Service Management Agent

Management Agent Configuration–Part 2: FIM Service Management Agent

First published on MSDN on Nov 17, 2016This is the second post in a series on management agent configuration. In Part 1 , I covered configuration of an Active Directory management agent. In this post, I’d like to step through ... continue reading
Management Agent Configuration – Part 1: Active Directory Management Agent

Management Agent Configuration – Part 1: Active Directory Management Agent

First published on MSDN on Nov 17, 2016Hey party people – long time, no see! You may have noticed (or maybe you didn’t) that I took a hiatus from blogging for a while. Well I’m back and kicking off my ... continue reading
New install or Upgrade to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1– Service and Portal

New install or Upgrade to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 SP1– Service and Portal

First published on MSDN on Oct 07, 2016In this post we will walk through an upgrade / Install scenario of MIM 2016 to MIM 2016 SP1, note this is not an in place upgrade and it requires the current version ... continue reading