September 30, 2011

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Where to Get Copies of the Various Documentation Scripts

Many people have asked me where they can get copies of the PowerShell documentation scripts. To make it easier to find, I have linked to all of them in this one article.

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August 4, 2011

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Welcome

Hello, faithful readers.  After writing for dabcc.com for 2.5 years, I have returned to my roots at CarlWebster.com, home of the Accidental Citrix Admin. I truly enjoyed writing for DABCC. It was a blast. But a new party has begun at CarlWebster.com (and Joe Shonk is paying for the drinks <grin>).  So stay tuned to […]

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September 14, 2016

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.06

#Version 5.06 14-Sep-2016 Add support for PVS 7.11 Change version checking to support a four character version number Add to Farm properties, Customer Experience Improvement Program Add to Farm properties, CIS Username Add to Site properties, Seconds between vDisk inventory scans Add to Server properties, Problem Report Date, Summary and Status Add, Fix, Remove or […]

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September 13, 2016

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Implementing Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard Basic Availability Groups for Use in Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.9

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On a recent project for my employer, Choice Solutions, I needed to setup high availability for the XenApp/XenDesktop databases. The customer wanted to use Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard and I was tasked with implementing the new Basic Availability Groups. This article details the steps I took to implement Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard Basic Availability […]

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September 12, 2016

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Using the New Citrix Provisioning Services PowerShell with PVS 7.0, 7.1, 7.6 and 7.6 LTSR

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I have been told that if you install the Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) 7.7, or later, console on version 7.0 through 7.6 LTSR that you can use the new Citrix PVS PowerShell. You know, the new, real, object-oriented PowerShell. I decided to test this to see if it was true.

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September 12, 2016

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.05

I love it when I get new script users. Especially when they are extremely nit picky and OCD. A new script user, Carol, sent me a list of things found in the 5.04 script update I posted earlier. After getting Carol’s approval on the fixes, I decided to go ahead and release the update on […]

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September 12, 2016

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.04

I recently made changes to the PVS Assessment script based on feedback from a new script user WR. I decided to make the same changes to the “Old” PVS V4.2x documentation script and take this time to do some code cleanup.

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September 12, 2016

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Citrix “Old” Provisioning Services Documentation Script Update 4.26

I recently made changes to the PVS Assessment script based on feedback from a new script user WR. I decided to make the same changes to the “Old” PVS V4.2x documentation script and take this time to do some code cleanup.

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September 12, 2016

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Citrix Provisioning Services Assessment Script Update Version 1.11

Received an email from a new script user last week. He was running the new PVS Assessment script V1.10 and sent me his output file. After looking at his output, I noticed several things that could be improved. Thanks WR for the time spent in helping make this script even better.

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September 8, 2016

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Citrix Provisioning Services Assessment Script Update Version 1.10

Back in July, I was helping a customer of my new employer, Choice Solutions, with some issues with their Provisioning Services (PVS) implementation. In order to resolve their issues, we had to implement several registry changes on their PVS servers. They had multiple PVS farms in multiple locations spread across the United States. I actually started […]

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August 29, 2016

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 1.22

Version 2.0 of the Active Directory documentation script is still at least two weeks away so I wanted to add some quick updates and bug fixes to the current 1.2 script. I want to thank my new employer, Choice Solutions, for allowing me to spend time on contributing to the community. I really appreciate Choice […]

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August 29, 2016

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VMware vCenter Documentation Script Update Version 1.63

I want to thank my new employer, Choice Solutions, for allowing me to spend time on contributing to the community. I really appreciate Choice for their commitment to community contributions and events. Version 1.63 29-Aug-2016 Add support for the -Dev and -ScriptInfo parameters Update the ShowScriptOptions function with all script parameters Add Break statements to […]

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August 26, 2016

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Finding Microsoft Home Folder Errors for Citrix XenApp 6.5 Using Microsoft PowerShell

Recently on a project for my new employer, Choice Solutions, I noticed lots of home folder errors in the customer’s System event log.  I offered to take my Folder Redirection Error script and modify it to find home folder errors.

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