Monthly Archives: May 2012

Forefront Identity Manager 2010 build 4.0.3617.2 released

I’ve been trying to post the availability of update rollup/hotfix rollup builds on this blog however I must confess that my efforts have been on R2 with my TAP customer lately.  Coupled with what seems to be a relatively low … Continue reading

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Initialising arrays in PowerShell

Initializing arrays in PowerShell (en-US spelling for search engine purposes ). I think it’s taken me three years to work this out and it took a rushed script with a typo to figure it out.  Later I finally found the … Continue reading

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AD FS 2.0 Issuance Authorization Rules

I had to create a couple of issuance authorization rules in my last engagement and it took me a little longer than it should have to get the syntax correct so I thought I’d post a couple of examples that … Continue reading

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Update Rollup 2 for Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 2.0

Yesterday Microsoft released Update Rollup 2 for Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 2.0. This update rollup includes hotfixes and updates that fix four (4) product issues and add one (1) new capability to the product.  Summarised, the changes are … Continue reading

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Failure when making a web service call when running Start-FIMReportingInitialSync.ps1

You invoke the script Start-FIMReportingInitialSync.ps1 and get the generic Failure when making web service call error from Import-FIMConfig.  The error itself is “The web service client has encountered the following class of error: SystemConstraint”.  The additional text details state: “The … Continue reading

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