Tag Archives: Powershell

HomepageConfiguration–IsConfigurationType

I’m currently working on some tools to upload portal elements and have been struggling with uploaded Homepage Configuration items – they upload, but they don’t display. Turns out that the IsConfigurationType flag needs to be set otherwise the Homepage item … Continue reading

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Working with FIM Exports

We’ve all been there – you run one little export-fimconfig cmdlet and next thing you know you’ve got a ton of data to process – and given the number of cross links between the different FIM objects you know it’s … Continue reading

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Feeling Lazy

I’m currently working on a project where I need to toggle transitions into a set – not an uncommon requirement, but one where I’m getting tired of using the GUI to locate my current “volunteer” user and set the required … Continue reading

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The Perils of Loading Assemblies in powershell

After adding the script to load a new DLL into the GAC and AIC, I’ve been doing some additional work on my workflow libraries – including moving some functions into a central library rather than copying and pasting code between … Continue reading

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GAC & AIC made simple

One of the projects I’m currently working on has an awful lot of custom workflow activities, and that means that I spend a lot of time adding things to the global assembly cache and creating AIC entries – so much … Continue reading

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Revisit–Export from FIM Portal to AVP

I’ve been making extensive use of my DumpAVP.ps1 script – it’s one of those things that (at least for me) has been so useful I can’t believe I didn’t drop it together sooner. As part of increased usage, I’ve noticed … Continue reading

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Powershell – Export from FIM Portal to AVP

I’ve been meaning to write this for a while – it’s one of those scripts that I keep meaning to use and never quite spending 5 minutes to actually put together – very simply, some powershell that takes an XPath … Continue reading

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Publishing an On-Premise AD Account to Office365

When you first start looking at Office365 there’s a real need to get user accounts into the Cloud so you and your colleagues can start poking about, and while there are quite a few decent tools for getting bulk users … Continue reading

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Retrieve certificate Thumbprint

The SSO Kit is part of the Live@Edu toolkit that translates an “on premises” windows login to an authenticated session in the cloud – in order to do this a web application (sso portal) is deployed that retrieves a certificate … Continue reading

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