Designer

Your environment runs fine, all hosts are up and running. You install the latest updates but then you have to install a few iManager NPMs or you need new/updated designer modules. Normally you do not allow your iManager/Designer to connect to the internet. So you have to reconfigure them to use the proxy, maybe set…

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Mar 31, 2017
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Using packages, to manage code between your IDM environments, allows for consistent transfer of code and easy management. Sharing packages between multiple team members can become cumbersome, unless you setup your own repository. The below Linux script can move built packages from an FTP directory (specified by the variable ${FTPSRCDIR}) to a web directory (under…

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ScorpionSting
Mar 6, 2017
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Recently I changed my work computer, a Lenovo W530 to a Lenovo P50 with a beautiful HiDPI 4K display that has a resolution of 3840×2160. To be able to see anything on such a small screen (15 inch) with such a high resolution, Windows 10 scales everything to 250%. This works for modern HiDPI aware…

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Jun 28, 2016
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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Designer Add-On Reviews

I have been writing about the various plugins for Designer that people have written, in the hopes of getting word out to people who may not know about them. I mentioned some written by Stefaan Van Cauwenberge and he has put a bunch of his plugins and tools available…

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By: geoffc
Dec 22, 2015
10:02 am
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This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Designer Add-On Reviews

I have been writing about the various plugins for Designer that people have written, in the hopes of getting word out to people who may not know about them. I mentioned some written by Stefaan Van Cauwenberge and he has put a bunch…

geoffc
By: geoffc
Nov 25, 2015
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This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Designer Add-On Reviews

If you have been using Identity Manager for any length of time, you will have been spending a lot of time using Designer for Identity Manager. Designer is a big improvement over using iManager for everything in some ways, and has some weaknesses…

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By: geoffc
Nov 17, 2015
8:23 am
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This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Designer Add-On Reviews

If you have been using Identity Manager for any length of time, you will have been spending a lot of time using Designer for Identity Manager. Designer is a big improvement over using iManager for everything in some ways, and has some weaknesses…

geoffc
By: geoffc
Nov 10, 2015
1:12 pm
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Designer for Identity Manager can be updated online, which is a nice feature. With each new release they update the readme, but I never find the level of detail there sufficient to satisfy me. Thus I go digging to understand what they added and what it means to me. Since I am doing this for…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Sep 25, 2015
1:16 pm
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Tracing IDM drivers can be difficult, especially if you have a lot of policies. Designer has a colored trace view, but mixes all drivers. The log files are missing the nice colors. This IDM designer plugin tries to make tracing IDM drivers simpler. It provides the following features…

By: scauwe
Aug 28, 2015
9:10 am
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Take a look at this pretty amusing error that occurred when I went to start a freshly deployed driver. Multiple Subscriber objects found. What does that mean?

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By: geoffc
Mar 3, 2014
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Active Directory Authentication Automation Cloud Computing Cloud Security Configuration Customizing Data Breach DirXML Drivers End User Management Identity Manager Importing-Exporting / ICE/ LDIF Intelligent Workload Management Knowledge Depot LDAP Monitoring Open Enterprise Server Passwords Reporting Secure Access Sentinel Supported Troubleshooting Workflow