Tag Archives: FIM 2010

Forefront Identity Manager 2010 build 4.0.3733.2 released

Today, Wednesday February 5th, saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.0.3733.2) for Forefront Identity Manager 2010.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article 2926490.  Download link … Continue reading

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Forefront Identity Manager 2010 build 4.0.3714.2 released

September 29th saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.0.3714.2) for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article kb2887498.  Download link is … Continue reading

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Editing the FIM Portal web.config in a farm topology

Hit an interesting issue this week.  One of the projects I’m working on was patching pre-production with 4.1.3419.0 and at the end of the process two of the four portals were down.  Properly down.  HTTP 500 error.  The issue was … Continue reading

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FIM Portal in a SharePoint farm–why you should not do this

That is correct.  You read the title of this post correctly.  I am, officially, on a mission to save you from making one of the biggest FIM Portal deployment mistakes you can make.  Do not, I repeat, do not use … Continue reading

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Forefront Identity Manager 2010 build 4.0.3684.2 released

March 19th saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.0.3684.2) for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under KB article kb2819338.  Download link is here. … Continue reading

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FIM SSPR password reset fails with error PWReset Activity could not connect to the directory

Two primary reasons for the Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM) or Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 Self Service Password Reset (SSPR) password reset action workflow (WF) failing to successfully reset a password after a user has successfully authenticated via the … Continue reading

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PWReset Activity could not connect to the directory #2

This post covers one of two reasons that the FIM Service fails to reset a password and throws the error PWReset Activity could not connect to the directory.  The other issue is described here. A user of Forefront Identity Manager … Continue reading

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