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Microsoft.Online.Coexistence.Security.DynamicPInvokeException: Failed to get address for method: CreateIdentityHandle2 from library

Scenario You are setting up the Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2 Azure Active Directory (AAD) connector. Issue AAD connector import or export fail with stopped-extension-dll-exception error.  In the Application event log are two events that correlate with the time … Continue reading

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Upgrading the Azure Active Directory Connector Preview to the Release To Web (RTW) build

If you’ve been running the Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2 Azure Active Directory (AAD) Connector prior to the end of November you have been using the Preview version – build 1.0.6438.3 – and you’ll probably be wanting to upgrade … Continue reading

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ServiceManager.ServiceManagement.Report.Library failed to deploy to the data warehouse

Scenario When inspecting the status of System Center Service Manager (SCSM) 2012 Management Pack (MP) deployment you notice that the ServiceManager.ServiceManagement.Report.Library MP is still pending association hours after registering the System Center Data Warehouse (SCDW). Note that although the above … Continue reading

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The server encountered an unexpected error creating performance counters for management agent "MANameGoesHere". Performance counters will not be available for this management agent.

Scenario When the Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 or 2010 R2 Synchronization Service starts the following error is logged in the Application event log for each management agent (MA) configured: The server encountered an unexpected error creating performance counters for … Continue reading

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How can I logon to my ADAM or AD LDS Management Agent (MA)?

What credentials can I use for the Active Directory Application Mode (ADAM) or Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) Management Agent (MA) in Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 or R2? Bit basic this post but I had to install … Continue reading

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FIM, System.DirectoryServices and a memory leak

It all started with a slow synchronisation.  Further inspection yielded several elements to the solution that strayed from recommended practice.  One aspect that was definitely playing a part in the slow synchronisation was several uniqueness checks against Active Directory Domain … Continue reading

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MSIS7613: The signing certificate of the relying party trust is not unique across all relying party trusts in AD FS 2.0 configuration

Scenario You are attempting to add a relying party (RP) trust to your Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 2.0 federation service (FS) and you get the following error: Textually: An error occurred during an attempt to access the AD … Continue reading

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To install FIM portal, the setup needs to run under SharePoint Farm administrator account with at least Open permission that allows users to open a Web site, list, or folder in order to access items inside that container

Scenario When attempting to install or uninstall Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 (FIM) you receive the following error: Textually: To install FIM portal, the setup needs to run under SharePoint Farm administrator account with at least Open permission that allows … 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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