Tag Archives: Snippet

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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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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Interfering with Temporal Sets

On one of the environments I’m working in, I need to test a few Temporal sets – simple enough normally, simply make the changes and then then manually execute the FIM_TemporalEventsJob in SQL and wait for the dust to settle … 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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Use PowerShell to make results intelligible

The get-msoluser cmdlet is there for retrieving information about the user accounts within an Office365 tenancy – but it can be a little verbose – which is where the rest of PowerShell kicks into gear and through the magic of … Continue reading

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Bulk Set AD Passwords

While this isn’t something that you’ll want to be doing too regularly, it’s occasionally useful – especially when you’re dealing with test accounts, migrations (using things like the Live@Edu IMAP Migration tool) or have been having “one of those” days … Continue reading

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