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

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

Installing & Configuring Citrix Workspace Environment Manager 4.3

Prerequisites Administrative Console  – for this lab it will be installed on the broker VM but for production environment it would be recommended to install alonside citric studio. Broker VM – 4vCPU, 8GB RAM recommended for 3,000 users on Windows Server 2008 R2 or later (in this arcticle we will use Server 2016) SQL Server […]

Upgrading XenApp/XenDesktop 7.13/7.14 to 7.14.1

As per Citrix recommendation on upgrading the below flowchart will be used to upgrade from 7.12 to 7.13 Make sure that your Subscription Advantage date for licenses is valid. Back up the Delivery Controller databases. Upgrade Director if it is installed on a separate machine from your Delivery Controllers. Backup templates and upgrade hypervisors (optional). […]

Ivanti DesktopNow 10.x – Powershell Script silent Install

The following is a brief overview of what the script it doing:- Web Server (IIS) and all the necessary components Install-WindowsFeature Web-Server,Web-Security,Web-Basic-Auth,Web-IP-Security,Web-Windows-Auth,Web-App-Dev,Web-Net-Ext,Web-Net-Ext45,Web-Asp-Net,Web-Asp-Net45,Web-ISAPI-Ext,Web-ISAPI-Filter,Web-Mgmt-Tools,Web-Mgmt-Console,Web-Mgmt-Compat,NET-Framework-Core,NET-HTTP-Activation,NET-Framework-45-Features,NET-Framework-45-Core,NET-Framework-45-ASPNET,NET-WCF-Services45,NET-WCF-HTTP-Activation45,BITS,BITS-IIS-Ext,WAS,WAS-Process-Model,WAS-NET-Environment,WAS-Config-APIs DesktopNow Pre-Req's Visual C++ Redistributable x64 Visual C++ Redistributable x86 IIS Rewrite DesktopNow Products: Management Server Personalizaiton Server License Console Environment Management Console Application Management Console Performance Management Console NOTE: The  has been tested in Windows … Continue reading Ivanti DesktopNow 10.x – Powershell Script silent Install

OneDrive Files on Demand feature announced on Windows 10 update later in the year

Detailed further in this Office blog article: - https://blogs.office.com/2017/05/11/introducing-onedrive-files-on-demand-and-additional-features-making-it-easier-to-access-and-share-files/ This has been what we have been waiting for by Microsoft but unfortunately it is is not known if this will be made available for Windows Server 2016 at this stage,i guess only time will tell in the next month or two. Early points from a VDI … Continue reading OneDrive Files on Demand feature announced on Windows 10 update later in the year