Backing up the Synchronization Service Encryption Key

After you install FIM (Forefront Identity Manager) or MIM (Microsoft Identity Manager) one of the first things you need to do after you ensure that the correct people that will be administrating or supporting the the Synchronization Service are include in the correct Synchronization Service Admin Groups is to back up the Encryption Key. The…


Performing an In-Place Upgrade of FIM 2010 R2 to Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 – Synchronization Service

Due to this being the First release of Microsoft Identity Manager i specifically wrote this with the current version highlighted. More details on MIM Service and Portal Upgrade Posting…. Before you Begin Be sure you back up your encryption ( See the Section on Backing up Encryption Keys for assistance ) Be sure to have…