FIM Documentation Scripts

Another great User Group session this morning, all about automated documentation for FIM Portal policy. The links to watch the recording and/or download the scripts are on this page here: https://unifysolutions.jira.com/wiki/display/FIMTEAMCOM/2014-02-19+-+Auto-document+your+FIM+Portal+Solution

Duplicate a Synchronization Rule

A long time ago I shared a script that duplicates a FIM Portal object. At the time a couple of people asked if it would duplicate a Sync Rule, which it didn’t. After having avoided Sync Rules as long as possible I’m now working on a site where they were already implemented and I’m extending…

Transitional TransitionIn Sets

I’ve been struggling lately with poor SQL performance in a Test environment and I’m pretty sure that has been causing an intermittent problem with objects not transitioning in to Sets and Groups straight away. They all get sorted out when the FIMTemporalEvents job runs overnight – but that’s not very comforting to the testers who…

Add a filter to all Group criteria

Some FIM really REALLY annoys me, mostly when I come up against odd and unexpected limitations, but then I write a quick little PowerShell script to fix something or other and remember that this is really one of the best differentiators of the product. This quick fix came about because I realised that the group…

Attribute not appearing in Set or Advanced search filter

I noticed that I couldn’t use a particular attribute in search or set filters. While this can be caused by filter validation I always disable those MPRs (“General workflow: Filter attribute validation for administrator” and “General workflow: Filter attribute validation for non-administrators”) so that never causes me a problem. In this case it turned out…

FIM Service Event Log Messages

I’ve just been documenting various FIM Event Log messages for a client as part of the solution Operations Guide, and figured I may as well post them here too, where I can add events as I see new ones. All of these errors and warnings are posted to the Forefront Identity Manager event log and I…