Author Archives: Blain Checkley

FIM2010R2–Adding “Filter” attribute to Custom Objects

During a recent engagement, I was looking to add the “Filter” attribute to a custom object in the FIM Service. I used the “Filter” attribute because of the recommendation provided by the “Resource Control Display Configuration XML Reference” for the … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Creating a Group Membership Tab in a User RCDC

I have to admit, I was working on a demo and I wanted to add a group membership tab into my RCDC. As always, I started by doing a search to see if anyone had posted something about this before. … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Removing a Pending Deletion from a Datasource

Recently I was working on testing some code with my team and we realized that there were unexpected deletes occurring in the connector space for the Active Directory MA. The problem was these accounts shouldn’t be deleted and therefore, we … Continue reading

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A Question of Attestation

I have been in and out of a lot of clients where there is much discussion about attestation. The question is, how do they define attestation and how does it apply to their needs? In many cases, I am seeing … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Getting Accurate Run Statistics using WMI

I was recently working on an email body that was being sent to a client when his sync schedule ran during the day. The run script that I had created captured the statistics that the WMI object provided. So, I … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Sync Engine Oddities

The other day I was working with a coworker and doing some previews of objects that were going through a change of state. The state change from the data source involves a new record being added and an old record … Continue reading

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Apologies!

Hi All, Sorry that I have fallen out of the blogosphere for a while. I have been going through a lot of changes in life including preparing for and getting married to my best friend, Michelle. Now that things have … Continue reading

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