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One Identity Support Discontinued Support - Active Roles Azure AD Graph Retirement Update

Discontinued Support Active Roles - Azure AD Graph Retirement Update   Thank you for your continued support of One Identity. This is an...

Type: Discontinued Created: May 17, 2022
One Identity Support Critical Notification - Active Roles 7.4.x and 7.5.x

Critical Notification Active Roles 7.4.x and 7.5.x   A security vulnerability was discovered in one of the authentication components that may...

Type: Critical Created: May 17, 2022
One Identity Support New Product Version Release - Active Roles 7.5.3

New Release Active Roles 7.5.3   One Identity is excited to announce a new release of  Active Roles  is now available. Look what's new in 7.5...

Type: Product Created: May 4, 2022
One Identity Support Discontinued Support - Active Roles Azure AD Graph Retirement Update

Discontinued Support Active Roles - Azure AD Graph Retirement Update   Thank you for your continued support of One Identity. This is an...

Type: Discontinued Created: May 4, 2022
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One Identity Support New Product Version Release - Active Roles 7.5.3

New Release Active Roles 7.5.3   One Identity is excited to announce a new release of  Active Roles  is now available. Look what's new in 7.5...

Type: Product Revised: May 17, 2022
One Identity Support New Product Version Release - Active Roles 7.5.3

New Release Active Roles 7.5.3   One Identity is excited to announce a new release of  Active Roles  is now available. Look what's new in 7.5...

Type: Product Revised: May 11, 2022
One Identity Support Discontinued Support - Active Roles Azure AD Graph Retirement Update

Discontinued Support Active Roles - Azure AD Graph Retirement Update   Thank you for your continued support of One Identity. This is an...

Type: Discontinued Revised: May 11, 2022
One Identity Support Discontinued Support - Active Roles Azure AD Graph Retirement Update

Discontinued Support Active Roles - Azure AD Graph Retirement Update   Thank you for your continued support of One Identity. This is an...

Type: Discontinued Revised: May 5, 2022
One Identity Support New Product Version Release - Active Roles 7.5.3

New Release Active Roles 7.5.3   One Identity is excited to announce a new release of  Active Roles  is now available. Look what's new in 7.5...

Type: Product Revised: May 5, 2022
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Active Roles 7.4.3 RSTS Critical Security Hotfix for Solution 337963

Active Roles Critical Security Hotfix. Please refer to the Support Portal knowledgebase article 337963 for additional information and...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.4.1 RSTS Critical Security Hotfix for Solution 337963

Active Roles Critical Security Hotfix. Please refer to the Support Portal knowledgebase article 337963 for additional information and...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.4.4 RSTS Critical Security Hotfix for Solution 337963

Active Roles Critical Security Hotfix. Please refer to the Support Portal knowledgebase article 337963 for additional information and...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.4.5 RSTS Critical Security Hotfix for Solution 337963

Active Roles Critical Security Hotfix. Please refer to the Support Portal knowledgebase article 337963 for additional information and...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.0 RSTS Critical Security Hotfix for Solution 337963

Active Roles Critical Security Hotfix. Please refer to the Support Portal knowledgebase article 337963 for additional information and...

Created: May 17, 2022
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Documentation

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Active Roles 7.5.3 Quick Start Guide

General information and instructions on how to install, configure, and start using Active Roles.

Created: May 24, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Web Interface Administration Guide

General information about the Active Roles Web Interface, and instructions on how to deploy and customize the Active Roles Web Interface.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 User Guide

General information about the Active Roles Console (also known as the MMC Interface) and instructions on how to perform day-to-day administrative...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Synchronization Service Administration Guide

Conceptual information and instructions on how to install, configure, and use the Active Roles solution for synchronization and replication of...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Administration Guide

Conceptual and task-based information for performing administrative tasks using the Active Roles web interface. The document includes instructions...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Solutions Guide

Information about the Active Roles release, including new features, enhancements, resolved issues, known issues, system requirements, and product...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Web Interface User Guide

General information about the Active Roles Web Interface, and instructions on how to perform day-to-day administration tasks using the Active Roles...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Release Notes

Information about the Active Roles release, including new features, enhancements, resolved issues, known issues, system requirements, and product...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 How-To Guide

One Identity Active Roles How-to Guide describes how to install and upgrade to the latest Active Roles version.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Feature Guide

Overview of the new features and improvements introduced in Active Roles.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Evaluation Guide

Evaluation scenarios to help better understand Active Roles features and functions.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Diagnostic Tools Release Notes

Information about the Active Roles Diagnostic Tools release, including product overview, system requirements, and getting started instructions.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Add-on Manager Readme

Basic information on how to install, configure and use the solution for creating and deploying Active Roles add-on extensions.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Active Roles on Azure and AWS User Guide

This guide provides information about Active Roles support to AWS and Azure cloud platforms.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Active Roles on Azure and AWS Release Notes

This release notes provide information about the One Identity Active Roles on Azure and AWS Marketplace.

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Access Templates Available out of the Box

Reference information about the control delegation templates that ship with Active Roles.

Created: May 17, 2022
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Active Roles 7.5.3 Language Pack (ISO)

This Language Pack provides product localization and translated documentation for Active Roles. Install this Language Pack on computers running the...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 (ISO)

Active Roles provides out-of-the-box user and group account management, strictly enforced role-based security, day-to-day identity administration...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 (ZIP)

Active Roles provides out-of-the-box user and group account management, strictly enforced role-based security, day-to-day identity administration...

Created: May 17, 2022
Active Roles 7.5.3 Language Pack (ZIP)

This Language Pack provides product localization and translated documentation for ActiveRoles 7.4.x. Install this Language Pack on computers...

Created: May 17, 2022
Authentication Services Active Roles Integration Pack 2.5.0.568

Safeguard Authentication Services Active Roles Integration Pack 2.5.0.568 in ZIP format. The Safeguard Authentication Services Active Roles...

Created: May 17, 2022
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326423 - Support for SQL Server 2019

As of Active Roles 7.4.3, having the Active Roles Configuration or Management History databases on SQL Server 2019 is a supported configuration.

Revised: May 27, 2022
323117 - Attempting to Azure-enable an existing User in the Active Roles Web Interface or the Active Roles Management Shell fails with an error

When attempting to Azure-enable a new or existing User in the Active Roles Web Interface or the Active Roles Management Shell, the operation fails...

Revised: May 27, 2022
309392 - Vulnerability scan of Active Roles Web Interface shows that "The web application framework used on the remote host may be susceptible to cross-site scripting attacks"

A vulnerability scan of the Active Roles Web Interface may indicate something similar to the following: Synopsis The web application framework...

Revised: May 26, 2022
312285 - HOW TO: Launch a custom script module when the Active Roles Administration Service starts

In some circumstances, it may be desired to launch a custom script module when the Active Roles Administration Service starts. This could be used...

Revised: May 26, 2022
71413 - Permissions required by the Synchronization Service or Quick Connect Service Account

What minimum permissions are required for the Synchronization Service or Quick Connect Service account?

Revised: May 26, 2022
30256 - Communication Ports for Active Roles

This article outlines the ports used by Active Roles and Synchronization Service.

Revised: May 26, 2022
260212 - Required Permissions to Run Automation Workflow

There is no built-in access template to allow a non-administrator account to run a workflow. A custom access template can be created for this.

Revised: May 25, 2022
314795 - Change workflow triggered by Dynamic Group changes not functioning as expected

When using a Change Workflow with an add/remove member from group trigger, the Workflow does not trigger as expected when the target group is a...

Revised: May 25, 2022
243077 - Inconsistent results when using a Workflow Mail Notification

Tokens cannot be resolved when the Mail Notification is triggered several times within a short space of time: The DS.log with the issue...

Revised: May 25, 2022
229614 - ArError2501_2 "Incompatible versions of the Active Roles Administration Service and Active Roles database."

ArError2501_2 "Incompatible versions of the Active Roles Administration Service and Active Roles database." The Active Roles Administration...

Revised: May 25, 2022
185471 - Active Roles performance bottlenecks

There are several variables which can negatively impact Active Roles performance. The items below are some of the most common, but this is not a...

Revised: May 25, 2022
301950 - How to perform an Active Roles Synchronization Service in place upgrade

How to perform an Active Roles Synchronization Service in-place upgrade.

Revised: May 24, 2022
111679 - Active Roles upgrade path

The article contains the upgrade paths from previous versions of Active Roles.

Revised: May 24, 2022
146810 - How to use the "Import Management History" wizard in the Active Roles Configuration Center

How to use the Import Management History in the Active Roles Configuration Center.

Revised: May 24, 2022
310717 - Can Group Owners Be Set To Approve Or Deny Group Membership

Can Group Owners be set to approve or deny Group membership?

Revised: May 23, 2022
116699 - ActiveRoles Server 6.9 System Requirements

ActiveRoles Server 6.9 System Requirements

Revised: May 23, 2022
234024 - HOW TO: Migrate the Microsoft SQL database(s) when using Active Roles 7.x

It might be necessary for performance, capacity, or supportability reasons to migrate the Active Roles SQL Configuration and/or Management History...

Revised: May 23, 2022
333120 - Performance issues affecting multiple Active Roles clients which is specifically tied to Active Roles Virtual Attributes

When working with Active Roles Virtual Attributes in multiple Active Roles clients, results are returned, but the operation is processed...

Revised: May 23, 2022
259975 - Where is the MMC Console Installation File in Active Roles 7.x?

Where is the MMC Console installation file in Active Roles 7.x?

Revised: May 20, 2022
337079 - ENHANCEMENT REQUEST to change the Azure Tenant Configuration to region specific Microsoft Azure servers

Currently, the Active Roles Configuration Center cannot authenticate tenants that are connecting to AzureChinaCloud, although PowerShell...

Revised: May 18, 2022
264064 - ENHANCEMENT REQUEST: Additional attributes added to a Web Interface View after it is created are not retained in the CSV file created by "Save to File..."

In the Active Roles Web Interface Views, it is possible to add additional columns temporarily by choosing the Menu | Choose Columns... option...

Revised: May 17, 2022
157144 - When to use the -Proxy switch with Active Roles Management Shell PowerShell cmdlets

When using the Active Roles Management Shell PowerShell cmdlets, you may run into the some of the following issues: Actions performed using the...

Revised: May 17, 2022
104311 - HOW TO: Increase the Active Roles Change History retention period

How long does Active Roles retain the Change History and User Activity information? Is there any way to modify this value?

Revised: May 17, 2022
104481 - How to run PowerShell Scripts through the Active Roles Service

How can PowerShell scripts be executed that communicate with ARS in order to execute Workflows, perform property validation, and log actions in...

Revised: May 17, 2022
96169 - Having changes logged in Management History which were performed in the Active Roles Management Shell

Is it possible to have changes logged in Active Roles Management History / Change History which were performed in the Active Roles Management Shell?

Revised: May 17, 2022
116300 - Is there a way to determine which user account initiated a change to an object in Active Roles?

Is there a way to determine which user account initiated a change to an object in Active Roles? If so, can this information be extracted? As an...

Revised: May 17, 2022
213333 - Regular communication issues in the Active Roles Console

The Active Roles Console disconnects every 20-30 minutes with a TCP socket error.

Revised: May 16, 2022
93292 - HOW TO: Customize Email Notifications in a Workflow

You may wish to customize the notifications sent out during a workflow.

Revised: May 13, 2022
103767 - Remove Active Roles Administration Service instances after decommissioning host

After decommissioning an Active Roles Administration Service host, the Administration Service is still listed in the MMC console.

Revised: May 12, 2022
102445 - Removing Active Roles Servers from the 'Connect To' dialog during launch of MMC

What are the options for removing Servers listed in the ' Connect To ' dialog box on the ' Active Roles Server Login' form?

Revised: May 12, 2022
138757 - How to create an access template to deny modification of the thumbnailPhoto

How to create an access template to deny modification of the thumbnailPhoto attribute?

Revised: May 11, 2022
135028 - How to remove the Workflow menu from the ARserverAdmin web interface

How to remove the Workflow menu from the ARserverAdmin web interface?

Revised: May 11, 2022
116955 - Uninstalling Add-ons using the Add-on Manager can result in an error

It's common that when uninstalling an add-on using the Add-on Manager within the Active Roles console, an error is displayed stating it's unable...

Revised: May 11, 2022
64875 - Modify Active Roles Web Interface Connection Settings

The settings for the Web Interface that determine which Administration Service the Web Interface connects to normally would require re-installing...

Revised: May 11, 2022
64425 - General logging process for Active Roles

When working with Support or when investigating issues, it may be necessary to gather logging from certain components in order to diagnose the...

Revised: May 10, 2022
23472 - A brief introduction to the new Web Interface

Active Roles 7.0 has a redesigned Web Interface with a new layout and new functionality.

Revised: May 10, 2022
13641 - What will happen if the IP address of an Active Roles or Synchronization Services host server is changed?

What will happen if the IP address of a host with Active Roles or the Synchronization Service installed is changed? Would it cause any problems?

Revised: May 10, 2022
334234 - System.Collections.Generic.List`1[System.Object] error in Active Roles Synchronization Service when returning a $null value

System.Collections.Generic.List`1[System.Object] error in Synchronization Service when returning a $null value

Revised: May 10, 2022
12016 - How to: Add an item to the Available Columns list in the Add/Remove Columns

In the Active Roles Console , you can add or remove columns to be displayed in the details pane. All available options for adding columns are...

Revised: May 10, 2022
329359 - Enhancement Request: Adding an Azure connector in the Sync Service should work similar to the 'Configure Azure BackSync' wizard

Currently that process requires that you create the Azure application manually and then input those details.  When adding a new Azure connector...

Revised: May 10, 2022
259185 - Azure/O365 endpoints used by Active Roles

This article describes the endpoints used by Active Roles to communicate to Azure/O365.

Revised: May 10, 2022
327809 - "A quota was exceeded." error message encountered when working with the members of a large group using an Active Roles client

When using an Active Roles client like the Active Roles Management Shell or the Active Roles Synchronization Service to work with the members of a...

Revised: May 9, 2022
103345 - HOW TO: Troubleshoot real-time password synchronization issues

Passwords are not being synchronized between source and target systems in the Active Roles Synchronization Service.

Revised: May 9, 2022
103363 - When the Management History is being synchronized, why is the ARS service unavailable?

When the Management History is being synchronized from the Publisher to the Subscriber, why is the Active Roles service on the Subscriber...

Revised: May 9, 2022
255387 - Unable to demote database from the Publisher role or delete Subscribers

When attempting to demote the Publisher to Standalone in the Active Roles Console, the following error message is produced: "The role has...

Revised: May 9, 2022
326874 - Error during object creation in the Active Roles Web Interface: “The ‘attribute’ property value does not conform to corporate policy”

When creating an object using a custom form in the Active Roles Web Interface, the following error message is encountered: The ‘attribute...

Revised: May 6, 2022
210433 - The Active Roles Synchronization Service versus Quick Connect

What are the differences between the Synchronization Service included with Active Roles 7.x and the standalone Quick Connect product?

Revised: May 6, 2022
292870 - Is it possible to automatically check off the "Show indirect members" and "Show resources owned through secondary or inherited ownership" checkboxes in the Active Roles Web Interface?

In the Active Roles Web Interface, on the Members tab of a Group, there is a checkbox labeled  Show indirect members In the My Managed Resources...

Revised: May 5, 2022
330668 - Is It Possible To Create A Report That Details Which Users Used Which Access Template

Is it possible to create a Report that details when Access Template permissions where accessed by a Active Roles User.

Revised: May 5, 2022
226712 - A file that is required cannot be installed because the cabinet file <path> has an invalid digital signature. This may indicate that the cabinet file is corrupt.

When installing Active Roles, the following error is received A file that is required cannot be installed because the cabinet file <path> has...

Revised: May 5, 2022
234198 - Video: Active Roles - Configuring Replication

Active Roles - Configuring Replication

Revised: May 4, 2022
310448 - Microsoft Exchange operations fail and verbose logging shows the error: The user "domain.local/Service Accounts/ARServiceAccount" isn't assigned to any management roles.

When attempting to any object with Microsoft Exchange properties, or when attempting to perform any Microsoft Exchange operation, the Active Roles...

Revised: May 4, 2022
334819 - What are the implications of deleting a Service-Connection Point in Active Roles?

Can you delete a Service-Connection Point in Active Roles, and when performing this action what impact does it have?

Revised: May 4, 2022
39560 - HOW TO: Hide an Active Roles Administration Service instance

There may be a scenario where an Active Roles instance must be hidden from clients. One example is a dedicated job server that performs resource...

Revised: May 4, 2022
233132 - Warning message encountered when importing the ActiveRolesManagementShell Module

When running the following command: import-module ActiveRolesManagementShell A warning message is encountered: WARNING: The names of some...

Revised: May 4, 2022
334911 - Does the Active Role Synchronization Service support Microsoft Azure SQL Server connectivity?

Does the Active Role Synchronization Service support Microsoft Azure SQL Server connectivity? Note: Active Roles Synchronization Service...

Revised: May 4, 2022
232020 - Expected behaviour when multiple Deprovisioning Policies resolve on the same object

What is the expected behavior within Active Roles when multiple Deprovisioning Policies resolve on an object during the Deprovisioning process?

Revised: May 3, 2022
259698 - Deprovisioned users are not deleted on the defined deletion date

The deprovisioning policy is configured to delete deprovisioned objects after a defined retention period. When the retention period expires, the...

Revised: May 3, 2022
330204 - HOW TO: Deprovision and/or report on expired accounts after X days

Is it possible to have Active Roles search for and report on and/or Deprovision expired accounts after a certain time has passed?

Revised: May 3, 2022
93671 - Scheduled Task or Workflow cannot delete Deprovisioned objects: 0x80070005 Access Denied

Some Deprovisioned objects may not be automatically deleted by the Active Roles Scheduled Task or Workflow, even if the objects should be deleted...

Revised: May 3, 2022
315039 - Replication Status: Unknown

Some deployments of Active Roles may show the replication status as Unknown in the Active Roles Console. Replication is fully configured and...

Revised: May 3, 2022
234940 - Invalid object name 'dbo.sysmergesubscriptions'

When attempting to promote a standalone ARS instance to a Publisher, the following error is observed: Failed to modify the object."CN= <DB...

Revised: May 3, 2022
335580 - Is it possible to remove or hide the message "Quick Search cannot display cloud-only objects until you complete Azure integration" from Web Interface?

Is it possible to remove or hide the message " Quick Search cannot display cloud-only objects until you complete Azure integration " from Web...

Revised: May 2, 2022
335811 - SCIM connector loops indefinitely when enumerating objects in the connected system

When using the SCIM connector in the Synchronization Service to connect to a Starling Connect data system, object mappings loop indefinitely when...

Revised: May 2, 2022
189778 - How to clean up the reporting database

The reporting database can become quite large over time and may need to be cleaned up now and then.

Revised: May 2, 2022
107794 - SQL database is growing too large, even after removing objects.

Databases can grow quite large over time. In the case of the Management History within Active Roles, the database will keep growing as is its...

Revised: May 2, 2022
251694 - Error: The value for 'Issue Warning at (KB)' is not valid.

Active Roles Server cannot set mailbox storage limits more than 2 GB:

Revised: May 2, 2022
127417 - Visibility of same command for Container and OU via Web

Is it possible to display the same custom command for the ActiveRoles Server Web Interface on Multiple object type's such as for Organizational...

Revised: May 2, 2022
122449 - How long should undo de-provisioning take?

How long should it take to undo de-provision a user account before that user can access their account?

Revised: May 2, 2022
122440 - Can ADCS certificates be administered in ActiveRoles Server?

Can certificates be administered in ActiveRoles Server?

Revised: May 2, 2022
120499 - How to use Connect-QADService

When working with the ' Quest Powershell Cmdlets ' there is a requirement to use a specific ' ActiveRoles Server Administration Service '.

Revised: May 2, 2022
119681 - Can a Workflow report be a different format such as CSV?

Can ' Workflow Reports ' be saved or exported to a different format other than the current format with plus signs next to each workflow step...

Revised: May 2, 2022
115139 - Users Created in Web Interface creates deactivated user accounts after WebInterface Customization

After customizing the ' ActiveRoles Server Web Interface ', newly created user accounts are created as deactivated with no option during the ' New...

Revised: May 2, 2022
112095 - No change history, change-tracking policy is empty or missing.

After an initial installation or upgrade, there is no Change History. The menu option for Change History is missing and the policy Built-in Policy...

Revised: May 2, 2022
111083 - Slow script processing on ARS server

When executing scripts against the Active Roles Administration Service in powershell using a Canonical Name with creating items such as a new...

Revised: May 2, 2022
261758 - Enhancement Request - Ability to change color of icons according to color scheme from customization in the Web Interface.

Enhancement Request - Ability to change color of icons according to color scheme from customization in the Web Interface.

Revised: May 2, 2022
236914 - Support of PowerShell ISE

Is it supported to use PowerShell ISE to run Active Roles cmdlets?

Revised: May 2, 2022
232810 - When using Active Roles supported scripting, tt is not possible to call a script module from another script module.

When using Active Roles supported scripting, tt is not possible to call a script module from another script module. An example would be to try and...

Revised: May 2, 2022
232008 - After upgrading, the attributes name 'Custom Attributes' 1-15 from Active Roles 6.x are missing in 7.x.

After upgrading, the attributes name Custom Attributes 1-15 from Active Roles 6.x are missing in 7.x.

Revised: May 2, 2022
190055 - How to Sync the 'Accept Messages From' to office 365

The Accept Messages From  is still in Active Directory and there is a Sync in Place to update Office 365 , How can we use this attribute in...

Revised: May 2, 2022
190053 - After Active Directory Schema Change During Office 365 Migration, Exchange Tabs are Missing From Mail Enabled Objects

After a migration to Office 365 where the Active Director Schema has been updated by a migration tool or the complete Removal of all Exchange...

Revised: May 2, 2022
333459 - Active Roles Management Shell returns wrong or empty password expiration date when Fine-grained Password Policy is applied

Active Roles Management Shell returns incorrect or empty password expiration date when a Fine-grained Password Policy is applied.

Revised: May 2, 2022
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