Designer

We inherited an environment with a lot of policy rules marked as disabled in the Policy Builder within IDM Designer. Within these rules there are also nested disabled conditions and actions, which in order to be seen need to be expanded in the GUI. We wanted to find a way to remove these rules…

By: Nino92
Mar 22, 2019
1:38 pm
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When NetIQ released IDM 4 with IDM Designer v4.0, they introduced the concept of a driver “package”. This was followed by the idea of layering packages, so that new features could be added, old features removed, and generally we would no longer have single huge monolithic drivers to deal with. By now, this is not…

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dgersic
By: dgersic
Mar 12, 2019
8:25 am
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A simple policy to allow one event to run only from the Subscriber channel of any given driver config. Add it as the first policy in the Subscriber Event Transformation Poilcyset (ETP) in order to permit one Subscriber event, then stop the driver config object on the second event.

By: ab
Feb 15, 2018
8:27 am
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A Designer plugin that displays the version (as displayed in Help – About) and connect mode (NCP or LDAP) in the window title, defaulting to something like “Designer 4.6.1 (LDAP)”.

lhaeger
By: lhaeger
Sep 13, 2017
9:19 am
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I was recently asked to help troubleshoot a perceived problem with Dynamic Groups.  While at first I thought the problem was non-working dynamic groups, in actuality the problem was less about Dynamic Groups on their own and more about IDM working with them, specifically creating them or setting their memberQuery attribute; the memberQuery attribute holds…

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By: ab
May 23, 2017
12:15 pm
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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
3:30 pm
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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
11:55 am
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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
8:22 am
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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…

geoffc
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
10:05 am
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