NetIQ Identity Manager Designer 4.5 Service Pack 1 Hotfix 1 Release Notes

March 2015

NetIQ Identity Manager Designer 4.5 Service Pack 1 Hotfix 1 improves usability and resolves several customer issues.

Many of these improvements were made in direct response to suggestions from our customers. We thank you for your time and valuable input. We hope you continue to help us ensure that our products meet all your needs. You can post feedback in the Identity Manager Community Forums, our community Web site that also includes product notifications, blogs, and product user groups.

The documentation for this product and the latest release notes are available on the NetIQ Web site on a page that does not require you to log in. If you have suggestions for documentation improvements, click comment on this topic at the bottom of any page in the HTML version of the documentation posted at the Identity Manager Documentation Web site.

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1.0 What’s New?

The following outline the key features and functions provided by this version, as well as what has changed in this release:

1.1 Designer Supports Identity Manager Driver for REST

Designer supports creating Identity Manager Driver for REST.

2.0 Fixed Issues

This release resolves the following major customer issues:

2.1 Workflow View Does Not Display the Complete Workflow

The Workflow editor displays the complete workflow with all the entities, as expected. (Bug 929898)

2.2 Designer Crashes During Driver Object Update

This hotfix pack resolves an issue where the Designer crashes during an object modify event on a driver set. This issue occurred on driver sets with multiple servers. (Bug 928230)

2.3 Subscriber Creation Option is Available in the Linkage of External Items List

The Subscriber Creation is included as an option for the Policy Set. You can use this option to add Linkage of External Items on a custom level driver package. (Bug 934419)

3.0 Upgrading to 4.5.1 HF 1

To upgrade to the Identity Manager Designer hotfix online, perform an auto-update when the computer that has Designer installed is connected to the internet. The auto-update feature installs the latest packages from the Designer Update Site. To upgrade to the Identity Manager Designer hotfix offline, download the patch zip file from the specified location and unzip the files into the local directory.

4.0 Known Issues

NetIQ Corporation strives to ensure our products provide quality solutions for your enterprise software needs. For more information about the issues are currently being researched, see NetIQ Identity Manager Designer 4.5 Release Notes. If you need further assistance with any issue, please contact Technical Support.

5.0 Contact Information

Our goal is to provide documentation that meets your needs. If you have suggestions for improvements, please email We value your input and look forward to hearing from you.

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