This article is a survival-guide-like list of community resources across the Web.

This also contains links to important TechNet Library articles about Forefront Identity Manager (FIM). 

Please feel free to add more links to this list as they become available.


Quick Links to Bookmark

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Short URLS

Do you have some other smart URLs for FIM Stuff? Post them here. Search Wiki for FIM  FIM Service Packs and Rollups FIM 2010 Hotfix RSS FIM 2010 SDK Documentation Download MS BRS Trial Environment Customizing the Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Portal How to: Debug an Existing Extension Download Microsoft® Forefront™ Identity Manager 2010 R2 Best Practices Analyzer Download Microsoft® Forefront™ Identity Manager 2010 R2 Best Practices Analyzer Forefront Identity Manager Resources FIM 2010 Wiki Articles
Configuring FIM CM Groups, Templates, and Permissions FIM Ultimate File Connector FIM Forum at TechNet Forefront Identity Manager Connector for Lotus Domino 8.x Ramp Up - Implementing Forefront Identity Manager 2010 MIIS/ILM/FIM Build Versions - The latest versions and hotfix links


FIM Experts corner on User Forum:            


RSS Feeds

If you want to be kept up-to-date automatically when new articles or posts are submitted, you can subscribe to the feeds below.

Most of the blogs below also have a feed available.


Product Pages



White Papers


Learning FIM 2010

Getting Started


Learning (Courses, Training, Exam)

Searched the Microsoft Learning catalog for Forefront Identity


Hands-on Virtual labs


Test Labs


Beta-testing & Pre-releases requires registration and login to access the Connect site


Technical Libraries

FIM 2010

Click this link to the FIM 2010 Tech library


FIM 2010 R2


FIM 2010 Developer Reference

Click this link to access the FIM 2010 Developer reference






Webcasts sorted on date





Online Community



Social Media



This article contains an overview on the FIM 2010 related articles on TechNet Wiki.Search the Microsoft Technet Wiki for more items related to FIM, some examples (alphabetically) below: More to find at :FIM 2010 Wiki articles catalog page



Blogs with focus on FIM : moved to this Wiki article  FIM 2010 Community, feeds & blogs

Looking forward to see your blog in there!



Search Microsoft Download center for Forefront Identity Manager or FIM


Updates & Hotfixes

To get an updated, complete list, search for the latest FIM hotfixes on Microsoft Support

See also the RSS feeds.


Code & CodePlex

The following list of projects is sorted alphabetically: 




Other Media



Articles & Magazines




See Also

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