Windows 2008 R2 Recycle Bin support for FIM

Reading Time: < 1 minute Few weeks ago I wrote about FIM 2010 support for Windows 2008 R2 Active Directory environment with Recycle Bin enabled. Basically it wasn't supported configuration at that time. But world is changing … and FIM as well. Few days ago FIM 2010 Update 1 was released  to Windows Update and also Windows Catalog. You can … Continue reading "Windows 2008 R2 Recycle Bin support for FIM"

FIM 2010 and Windows 2008 R2 AD support

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some time ago I wrote about issues with the ILM 2007 FP1 Active Directory MA connecting to Windows 2008 R2 forests. In short words: it is supported as long as Recycle Bin is not enabled. Someone asked a question, whether it is supported in regards to FIM 2010. I've asked a few people (thanks … Continue reading "FIM 2010 and Windows 2008 R2 AD support"

ILM 2007 SP1 … Exchange 2010 support

Reading Time: 2 minutes FIM 2010 is still being cooked in Redmond area but in the meantime we got brand new ILM 2007 Service Pack 1 package which just was published on Downloads web site. ILM 2007 SP1 is cumulative hotfix package but also it brings support for provisioning objects with Exchange 2010.   This is nice progress if … Continue reading "ILM 2007 SP1 … Exchange 2010 support"

ILM 2007 and virtualization – small but important change

Reading Time: < 1 minute Small, but important change was introduced in ILM 2007 FP1 FAQ: Wow … this means that something which already had happened at many customers is now officially supported configuration. Good for customers who are running ILM in VM or are thinking about moving to it with ILM. (cc) BikoBikoBiko FAQ mentions Hyper-V explicitly but as … Continue reading "ILM 2007 and virtualization – small but important change"

ILM AD MA, linked attributes and Recycle Bin

Reading Time: 5 minutes Windows 2008 R2 has hit RTM and many of users have already downloaded it from Technet and MSDN to evaluate or even deploy in the network. W2008R2 brings changes in many different aspects of operating system, some are saying that it should not be R2 but brand new OS version. Among other R2 brings changes … Continue reading "ILM AD MA, linked attributes and Recycle Bin"

ILM fix in Exchange 2007 roll-up 9

Reading Time: < 1 minute Exchange 2007 support in ILM 2007 has some tough history behind it. Lets not talk about painful past :). Even that this configuration (ILM and Exchange 2007) was available since Rollup 4 package with some fixes in Rollup 5 it wasn’t perfect. In some scenarios it still failed with MA export error caused by simple … Continue reading "ILM fix in Exchange 2007 roll-up 9"

Case of failed-search error

Reading Time: < 1 minute This will be just quick note to present a problem I’ve encountered and quick solution, however I haven’t got time to dig into this issue guts. But I will try to in the feature. Simple scenario: ILM connecting to Active Directory through standard AD Management Agent. Active Directory environment: single forest with multiple domains. ILM … Continue reading "Case of failed-search error"

"User canceled installation" problem while installing ILM remotely

Reading Time: < 1 minute One of my fellows MCS consultants was deploying ILM at customer place and hit the strange issue, that ILM installation was terminating silently without any error message. In installer log for this installation following entry was logged at the end of the process: MSI (c) (20:48) [16:49:34:097]: Windows Installer installed the product. Product Name: Microsoft … Continue reading ""User canceled installation" problem while installing ILM remotely"

Quick ILM documents info – searching MV and correcting joins

Reading Time: < 1 minute I was attending DEC 2008 this week. Few words about conference will show up later on this blog, right now I just want to share two links with You which was presented during Markus Vilcinskas session on DEC. First one, Implementing a Lightweight Metaverse Search, is about searching metaverse data through some additional configuration and … Continue reading "Quick ILM documents info – searching MV and correcting joins"

ILM getting started documents

Reading Time: < 1 minute Just quick download information drop – new documents from getting started series has been published on a Web (at least I found them now 🙂 ). Looking on a topics coverage this might be useful series for any starting ILM newbie. Shame to admit but I haven't seen these documents before or I don't remember … Continue reading "ILM getting started documents"