Monthly Archives: January 2013

Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 Service Pack 1 released

January 2013 saw Microsoft release Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2.  The build number for R2 SP1 is 4.1.3114.0.  The official documentation for this SP (build) can be found on the Microsoft support website under … 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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Office 365 Exchange Hybrid DIRSYNC write-back attributes and permissions

Those of you implementing the DIRSYNC appliance or the Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) multi-forest directory synchronisation solution might need to implement the write-back of attributes into the Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) forest for the purpose of Exchange Hybrid, … Continue reading

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Deprecated FIM features (planning ahead)

A new and very interesting page has been added to the Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 (FIM) identity management deployment area on TechNet entitled “Deprecated Features And Planning For The Future”.  The succinct page, merely a table, describes current features … Continue reading

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