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December 1, 2016

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Script Download Counts

I am now tracking the download counts as of the first day of each month. This will allow those who contribute scripts and tools to track the counts so they have the data for their community contribution data reported for CTPs, MVPs, vExperts or employer requested data. At the bottom of this article is a […]

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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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August 10, 2017

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Citrix Profile Management – How to Use One Image to Point to Multiple Profile Management Stores

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Guest article by Hal Lange. Let me set a stage for configuration: There are multiple XenDesktop Sites for your environment.  Either Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) or Machine Creation Service (MCS) is being used for image deployment.  Whether your Sites are Active/Active or Active/Passive doesn’t matter.  The only difference between the images will be the Citrix […]

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August 10, 2017

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Upgrading Norskale VUEM to Citrix Workspace Environment Management

Guest article by Hal Lange I was working with a customer that was an original Norskale customer.  They were running VUEM 3.1   I started the process of upgrading to Citrix Workspace Environment Management (WEM).  I upgraded all the components and it seemed to have no issues.  I started trying to connect the clients and weird […]

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August 7, 2017

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A Look Inside Webster’s Lab – August 2017

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August 2017 Every now and then, people ask me about the lab environment.  This article will give you an update on what is in my lab since the December 2016 article.

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June 30, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.37

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Version 1.37 30-Jun-2017 Added Function GetSQLVersion Added Read-Committed Snapshot and SQL Server version data to Datastore table If any of the databases are configured for mirroring and the database size is null, use the mirror server’s name to calculate the size if the size is still null, report “Unable to determine” If SQL Server mirroring […]

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June 30, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.06

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Version 2.06 30-Jun-2017 Added all properties from Get-MonitorConfiguration to Datastore section For the Monitoring Database Details: CollectHotfixDataEnabled DataCollectionEnabled DetailedSqlOutputEnabled EnableDayLevelGranularityProcessUtilization EnableHourLevelGranularityProcessUtilization EnableMinLevelGranularityProcessUtilization FullPollStartHour MonitorQueryTimeoutSeconds ResolutionPollTimeHours SyncPollTimeHours For the Groom Retention Settings in Days: GroomApplicationErrorsRetentionDays GroomApplicationFaultsRetentionDays GroomApplicationInstanceRetentionDays GroomDeletedRetentionDays GroomFailuresRetentionDays GroomHourlyRetentionDays GroomLoadIndexesRetentionDays GroomMachineHotfixLogRetentionDays GroomMachineMetricDataRetentionDays GroomMachineMetricDaySummaryDataRetentionDays GroomMinuteRetentionDays GroomNotificationLogRetentionDays GroomProcessUsageDayDataRetentionDays GroomProcessUsageHourDataRetentionDays GroomProcessUsageMinuteDataRetentionDays GroomProcessUsageRawDataRetentionDays GroomResourceUsageDayDataRetentionDays GroomResourceUsageHourDataRetentionDays GroomResourceUsageMinuteDataRetentionDays GroomResourceUsageRawDataRetentionDays GroomSessionMetricsDataRetentionDays GroomSessionsRetentionDays […]

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June 27, 2017

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.14

Version 5.14 27-Jun-2017 Added four new Cover Page properties Company Address Company Email Company Fax Company Phone Added support for version 7.14 Removed code that made sure all Parameters were set to default values if for some reason they did exist or values were $Null Reordered the parameters in the help text and parameter list […]

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June 26, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.05

WHEW! So much community input is in this script. I didn’t think I was ever going to get this “minor” update completed. By the time I finished updating the script with: the changes Jim Moyle made to the Script Template and then Brandon Mitchel’s updates for 1.x script and then the changes for 7.14 (I […]

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June 26, 2017

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.15

While working on a project with my PowerShell and AD mentor, Michael B. Smith, he needed some additions made to the script.  He also made a couple of other suggestions I implemented. #Version 2.15 released 26-Jun-2017 Added new parameter MaxDetails: This is the same as using the following parameters: DCDNSInfo GPOInheritance HardWare IncludeUserInfo Services Fixed wrong loop […]

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June 26, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.36

Nothing like using a script at a customer location and finding “things” that are just not right. Bug fixes and a couple of very minor enhancements. #Version 1.36 26-Jun-2017 Added additional error checking for Site version information If “SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Citrix Desktop Delivery Controller” is not found on the computer running the script, then look on the computer […]

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June 21, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.35

#Version 1.35 21-Jun-2017 Added new parameter MaxDetails: This is the same as using the following parameters: Administrators Applications DeliveryGroups HardWare Hosting Logging MachineCatalogs Policies StoreFront Updated help text I admit, I am just lazy and hate typing lots of parameters when I need all the detail I can get from a customer’s XenApp/XenDesktop Site. You […]

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June 17, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.34

#Version 1.34 17-Jun-2017 Fixed function OutputPolicySetting Fixed numerous issues in the Policies section Removed the Summary parameter as it was not used Reordered the parameters in the help text and parameter list so they match and are grouped better Updated help text You can always find the most current script by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks […]

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