Tag Archives: Troubleshooting

Configuring SAML sign-out in Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS)

Consider this scenario: you have a SAML2P Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application, for example Salesforce.com Chatter, configured for Single Sign On (SSO) with Active Directory Federation Services.  This means that your SaaS app is a relying party (RP), or service provider (SP), … Continue reading

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ExternalAuthenticationHandler.Process() exception: System.Net.WebException: The request failed with HTTP status 405: Method Not Allowed

It’s turning into a month of school-boy/layer-8 issues.  Evidently I need to slow down!  Scenario You are integrating Windows Server 2012 R2 Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), a.k.a. AD FS 3.0, with an on-premises Azure Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Server.  … Continue reading

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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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Uninstalling AD FS in Windows Server 2012

In my post Uninstalling AD FS 2.0 (and deleting the databases) I described how to uninstall AD FS 2.0 from Windows Server 2008 or 2008 R2.  While the process is fundamentally the same there are some subtle differences in Windows … 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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Issue with AD FS 2.0 security update MS13-066 (kb2843639)

On Tuesday August 14th, as part of regular patch releases, two patches were released for AD FS 2.0: kb2843639 and kb2843638.  The update was described in kb2843639 and MS13-066. Installing these updates on machines not running AD FS 2.0 Update … 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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