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IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On AccessAgent interim fix 8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016



Interim fix for IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On, AccessAgent, Version 8.2.1

Download Description

This interim fix corrects the following issues IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On AccessAgent, Version 8.2.1:

  • APAR IV80081
    Web applications in Internet Explorer might lose focus when AccessAgent is running.
  • APAR IV80668
    With RFID-only logon enabled, the user is prompted to enter the Active Directory password each time the workstation is unlocked.

Related links
For more information about the IBM Security Access Manager for Enterprise Single Sign-On, Version 8.2.1, see the following links:


This fix pack contains the following files:

  • 8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_32.msp
  • 8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_64.msp
  • RegisterBgMonitor.vbs
Before you install this fix pack, ensure that you installed one of the following versions of AccessAgent:
  • AccessAgent (GA)
  • AccessAgent (Interim fix 1)
  • AccessAgent (Interim fix 2)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 4)
  • AccessAgent (Interim fix 5)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 6)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 7)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 8)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 9)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 10)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 11)
  • AccessAgent (Fix pack 15)

Installation Instructions

Installing the AccessAgent interim fix

  1. Download the AccessAgent installer file from Fix Central into your local computer. For example: C:\Temp.
    • For Windows 32-bit 8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_32.msp
    • For Windows 64-bit 8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_64.msp
  2. Perform the following steps:
  3. a. Create a Script folder in the same location where you downloaded the msp installer. For example: If you downloaded the msp installer in C:\Temp\, then create the C:\Temp\Script folder.

    b. Download the RegisterBgMonitor.vbs file from Fix Central.
    c. Put the RegisterBgMonitor.vbs file in the Script folder. For example: C:\Temp\Script\RegisterBgMonitor.vbs.
    d. The installer automatically runs the script file at runtime.
    • Ensure that there is no other folder named Script in C:\Temp.
    • Ensure that there are no other VBScript files inside the Script folder.
  4. Run the AccessAgent installer file with administrator privileges.
  5. Note: For Windows 7, right-click cmd.exe and choose Run as Administrator.
    • For Windows 32-bit  msiexec /p "8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_32.msp"
    • For Windows 64-bit  msiexec /p "8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_64.msp"
  6. Click Finish. The ISAM ESSO AccessAgent Installer Information window is displayed.
  7. Click Yes.
  8. Restart the computer.
  9. Right-click the AccessAgent tray icon in the system tray and select About ISAM ESSO AccessAgent. The AccessAgent version is displayed.
  10. If you successfully installed 8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016, the AccessAgent version is updated to and the AccessAgent maintenance level is IF0016.

Silent Installation Procedure

You can also install the fix pack silently.

Before you begin

Ensure that you have administrator privileges.


Use the following script for silent installation on a command line. Note: For Windows 7, right-click cmd.exe and choose Run as Administrator.
  • For Windows 32-bit  msiexec /p "8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_32.msp" /quiet
  • For Windows 64-bit  msiexec /p "8.2.1-ISS-SAMESSO-AA-IF0016_64.msp" /quiet

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018