App-V – Package {x} version {x} failed configuration in folder ‘D:\App-V’ with error 0x4C40320C-0x12

Issue: After redirecting default Package Installation Root from %PROGRAMDATA%\App-V to another location i.e D:\App-V The following error appears in Appv Client Event Logs: App-V – Package {x} version {x} failed configuration in folder ‘D:\App-V’ with error 0x4C40320C-0x12 Solution: Ensure that the folder permission, in this case ‘D:\App-V’ also has the below permissions Authenticated Users | … Continue reading App-V – Package {x} version {x} failed configuration in folder ‘D:\App-V’ with error 0x4C40320C-0x12

Installing Microsoft App-V 5.1 on Windows Server 2016

Pre-Requisites Tasks Step 1: Create the following Active Directory Groups:- GRP-LABAPPVADMINS  - Group for adding AppV Admins for delegated access to Management Console website GRP-LABAPPVSERVERS - Group for adding Computer Accounts of the Management Servers Step 2: Obtain the SID for the Groups by following the below instructions Use the following PowerShell Command to retrieve … Continue reading Installing Microsoft App-V 5.1 on Windows Server 2016

Citrix PVS 7.13 – Part 2: Create and Test PVS Image – Windows Server 2016

Starting with a Basic Windows Server 2016 VM, the following need to be completed to prepare a Citrix Master Image for PVS. Install Citrix VDA on Base PVS Image Step 1: Open ISO Image (D:\ drive as per below) Step 2: Click on the Start button, next to XenApp Step 3: Under Prepare Machine and … Continue reading Citrix PVS 7.13 – Part 2: Create and Test PVS Image – Windows Server 2016

Citrix Receiver 7.2 for iOS – Released 23-03-17

What's new can be found here. Quick Analysis:- Support for Adaptive HDX Adaptive transport for XenApp and XenDesktop optimizes data transport by applying a new Citrix protocol called Enlightened Data Transport (EDT) in preference to TCP whenever possible. Mandatory Apps IT administrators can configure specific applications or desktops as mandatory using StoreFront keywords in the … Continue reading Citrix Receiver 7.2 for iOS – Released 23-03-17

Load Balancing PVS 7.13 using Netscaler 11.x/12.x

Load Balance Overview The following PVS VM's will be used in the LAB Setup for Load Balancing:- LAB-PVS1 : 192.168.0.45 LAB-PVS2: 192.168.0.46 LAB-PVS2 has been created and added as an additional PVS Server. Add Load Balance Configuration Step 1: Browse to Traffic Management > Load Balancing > Servers Step 2: At Server, Click Add Step 3: Enter Name … Continue reading Load Balancing PVS 7.13 using Netscaler 11.x/12.x

Citrix WEM vs AppSense Features

The following is an analysis of the feature set of AppSense & Citrix WEM Overview: Citrix WEM AppSense Personalization UPM (User Profile Management) EM Personalization Policy Actions/Filters Computer - N/A User - Login/Logoff EM Policy Computer - Startup/Shutdown User - Login/Logoff Security/Compliance System Optimisation (Process Management) Application Manager (AM) Performance System Optimisation (CPU,Memory, IO Management) Performance … Continue reading Citrix WEM vs AppSense Features

Citrix PVS 7.13 – Part 1: Installing PVS on Windows Server 2016– Step by Step

Installation on First PVS server 1 -Click on Server Installation. 2 -The setup wizard will automatically detect the required pre-requisites and will prompt to install them. Click on “Install” 3 – All the pre-requisites will install. 4 -Click on “Yes” to install the SQL component 5 – Click on “Next” on the welcome screen. 6 – Accept the license […]