What is the purpose of DRA Hotfix

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Directory & Resource Administrator 9.1


What is the purpose of DRA Hotfix
What issues are address in DRA Hotfix


System Requirements

This hotfix requires NetIQ Directory and Resource Administrator 9.1.

Installing This Version

To install this hotfix, close all DRA consoles and run the DRA_9_1_0_Hotfix1.exe file on each Administration server and DRA client computer.

For more information about version 9.1, see the Release Notes. For detailed information about installing Directory and Resource Administrator and Exchange Administrator components and modules, see the NetIQ Directory and Resource Administrator and Exchange Administrator Installation Guide.

Installation Considerations

The following considerations apply when you install this version:

DRA no longer requires installation of Exchange Server management tools on the Administration server computer. To remotely manage an Exchange Server 2010 or 2013 server, DRA now requires only Powershell 2.0 and Windows Remote Management (WinRM) 2.0 to be installed on the Administration server.

Addressed Customer Issues

This release includes the following stabilizing fixes:

Resolved an issue that caused DRA to remove Office 365 licenses from inactive users. (ENG345117)

Resolved an issue that caused the cache loader to fail when it cannot validate all of the trusted domains within its forest. (ENG345588)

Resolved an issue in which DRA failed to enable the Skype Online tab for a user that was added to an Office 365 policy group. (ENG345265)

Resolved an issue in which the ‘Prevent from Accidental Deletion’ option was not set on the child objects of a parent object that had the option selected. (ENG345718)

Resolved an issue that led to uncontrolled DRA server memory growth. (ENG345769)

Resolved an issue that prevented you from using the Web Console to update the recipient container field. (ENG345207)

Uninstalling This Hotfix

Complete the following steps to uninstall this hotfix.

To uninstall this hotfix:

1. Log on to the target computer with a local administrator account.

2. Open the Windows Control Panel window and start the Programs and Features program.

3. Select View installed updates from the left panel and locate the hotfix.

4. Select the hotfix and click Uninstall from the toolbar.

NOTE: If DRA was installed with a custom ADAM port, DRA will no longer function after uninstalling this hotfix. To resolve this issue, shut down the ADAM instance, change its port value in the registry, and then restart the ADAM instance.

Modified Files

By default, this hotfix modifies the following files, which are located in the installation folder at:

C:\Program Files\NetIQ\DRA