Citrix Receiver 4.8 Auto Update GPO Settings

Location of ADM(x) templates:- Location of ADM templates are as follows: - C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\ICA Client\Configuration receiver.admx CitrixBase.admx This should be copied to \\<your domain>\SYSVOL\<FDQN>\policies\PolicyDefinitions\ -  Central Store or C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions - Local PC Location of ADM templates are as follows: - C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\ICA Client\Configuration\en-US receiver.adml CitrixBase.adml This should be copied to \\<your domain>\SYSVOL\<FDQN>\policies\PolicyDefinitions\ -  Central Store … Continue reading Citrix Receiver 4.8 Auto Update GPO Settings

Upgrading PVS from 7.13 to 7.14

Upgrade Steps as per Citrix recommendations are as follows: NOTE: This upgrade path applies and is supported from PVS 5.1 SP1 Upgrade Provisioning Services Server Installation Step 1 - Download Citrix Provisioning Service 7.14 Step 2 -Click on Server Installation. Step 3 - The setup wizard will automatically detect the required pre-requisites and will prompt to … Continue reading Upgrading PVS from 7.13 to 7.14

Ivanti/Appsense DesktopNow Load Balancing Server Prep – Powershell Script

Thanks to @UV_Wizard for providing the script. It is available here DesktopNowLoadbalancing This script should be used in conjunction with the following Load Balancing AppSense Management and Personalization Servers 10.1 using Netscaler 11.x/12.x and automates the Step 1-13 Preparing the script Line 315-318 are the configurable variables that need to be configured per environment $Global:AMCVIP = "LAB-APS" #e.g. AMC-VIP … Continue reading Ivanti/Appsense DesktopNow Load Balancing Server Prep – Powershell Script

OneDrive Files On-Demand – Insider preview Windows 10

Requirement to Test File On-Demand for OneDrive Windows Insiders in the Fast ring who are on Build 16215. The updated OneDrive client is available here. ( if not rolled out in Build 16125 updates) File Statuses in Explorer:- Icon Description Internet Access required?   Online Files (cloud icon represents online, and will not take any disk space   Yes … Continue reading OneDrive Files On-Demand – Insider preview Windows 10

Citrix WorkSpaceEnvironment Manger (WEM) – Transformer Setting Overview

Transformer Setting in WEM is Kiosk Mode locking down Operating System and only allows Citrix App's/Desktops. This maybe useful in transitioning to virtual desktop platform but don't want to refresh the whole estate with thin clients and "sweat the asset" before it is replaced. The following blog will guide you through setting up Transformer Setting … Continue reading Citrix WorkSpaceEnvironment Manger (WEM) – Transformer Setting Overview

Citrix Application Layering 4.3 – Installing and Configuring Appliance

What's new in Citrix Application Layering 4.2 User Layers now support Windows 10, 64-bit (Labs) This support is still only for publishing to View Composer / View JIT / XenDesktop use cases for VDI. (App Layering Labs) When a User Layer is unavailable to the end user, s/he will be notified via an on-screen message. … Continue reading Citrix Application Layering 4.3 – Installing and Configuring Appliance

Citrix Configuration Service Alert in Director after 7.14 upgrade

All credit to the following article to René Bigler for highlighting it and those involved in the citrix discussion forum. Issue: Logging into Director there is an alert for Delivery Controller for Citrix Configuration Service after the an upgrade to 7.14 has been completed. Resolution: As per discussion forum resolution provided by a Citrix Support:- https://discussions.citrix.com/topic/387478-director-714-shows-configuration-service-warning/?p=1971809 Select … Continue reading Citrix Configuration Service Alert in Director after 7.14 upgrade