A modern way to track FIM/MIM Attribute Value History utilizing Power BI

Introduction

Microsoft Identity Manager is fantastic for keeping data consistent between connected systems. Often however you want to know what a previous value of an attribute was. FIM/MIM however can only tell you the current value and the Management Agent it was received on and when.… keep reading

Resolving Microsoft Identity Manager “sync-rule-validation-parsing-error” error

Sync Rule Validation Parsing Error

A couple of weeks back I inherited a Microsoft Identity Manager development environment that wasn’t quite complete. When I performed a sync on a user object I got the following error;  sync-rule-validation-parsing-error

Sync Rule Validation Parsing Error

Looking into the error for further details, Details and Stack Trace were both greyed out as shown below.… keep reading

Adding/Removing User Office365 Licences using PowerShell and the Azure AD Graph RestAPI

In a recent blog post here I posted about the Azure AD v2.0 Preview Powershell cmdlets that are currently in preview. These update the functionality the current MSOL cmdlets provide whilst also supporting features they don’t (such as managing users with MFA).… keep reading

PowerShell error “Run Login-AzureRmAccount to login.” in AzureRM when already logged in

Usually when I’m writing PowerShell scripts I do it from a development virtual machine with a known environment state. However, yesterday I was trying to do something simple and quick and was writing it on my everyday laptop.

My script was using Windows Management Framework 5.0 and I was creating a new burn environment in AzureRM.… keep reading