Monthly Archives: April 2011

Re-synchronizing FIM Configuration

I was whipping up a quick and dirty script, to list the explicit connectors (or explicit disconnectors) in a given connector space, for a colleague and had to go poking around in the MSDN documentation for the MIIS/ILM/FIM WMI provider. … Continue reading

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SQL Performance improvements in build 4.0.3576.2

If you’ve read through the release notes for the Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 hotfix rollup package, which contains build 4.0.3576.2, released on March 23, 2011 you might have noticed this succinct, but highly interesting point under the “Resolved issues … Continue reading

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Synchronization Rule Workflow Parameters

You might have noticed that there’s a tab called Workflow Parameters (fig. 1) available during the creation or modification of an Outbound Synchronization Rule (OSR) or a bi-directional Synchronization Rule (SR).  You might also have wondered what this is and … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to My name is Paul Williams and this is my new blog (I’ve moved to word press after several years of inactivity on  It is my hope that I will post information on Microsoft identity management, specifically … Continue reading

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