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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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December 7, 2017

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HTML Output Changes Coming to the Documentation Scripts

Arnaud Pain is fine-tuning his XenMobile documentation script. Choice Solutions’ NetScaler goddess ran the script for me and sent me the HTML output along with the error log file from using the -Dev switch. The log showed me some errors on a variable and I was puzzled why I never came across that before. Turns out […]

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December 6, 2017

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Group Policy Default Settings for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop That Changed Between 7.15 and 7.16

Computer XenApp Settings: Added: Browser Content Redirection – Allowed Added: Enable XenApp Optimization – Disabled Added: Large File Handling List – Files to be created as symbolic links – Blank Changed: NTUSER.DAT backup – Enabled was Disabled Added: Path to XenApp optimization definitions: – Blank Computer XenDesktop Settings: Added: Browser Content Redirection – Allowed Added: […]

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December 6, 2017

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Group Policy Default User Settings Reference for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop V1.03

Updated for XenApp/XenDesktop 7.16. I am sure I may have missed something, so if I did, please let me know. You can always find the most current Excel file by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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December 6, 2017

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Group Policy Default Computer Settings Reference for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop V1.03

Updated for XenApp/XenDesktop 7.16. I am sure I may have missed something, so if I did, please let me know. You can always find the most current Excel file by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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December 4, 2017

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.16

I finally got around to implementing the most requested feature. Making the script work for a child domain in a multi-domain Active Directory Forest. My PowerShell and AD mentor, Michael B. Smith, helped tremendously in making sure the stuff added to the script met his high standards. As usual, he also made a couple of other suggestions […]

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November 28, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.08

Version 2.08 28-Nov-2017 Added the following new Computer policy setting: Browser Content Redirection Enable XenApp Optimization Path to XenApp optimization definitions Added the following new User policy settings: Browser Content Redirection ACL Configuration Browser Content Redirection Proxy Configuration Display lossless indicator Optimize for 3D graphics workload Tablet Mode Toggle Tested with XenApp/XenDesktop 7.16 Update help […]

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November 28, 2017

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PowerShell One-Liner for Finding Users with a Home Drive Configured in Active Directory Users and Computers

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On a recent project for my employer, Choice Solutions, I needed to generate a report of all users who had a Home Drive configured on the Profile tab in Active Directory Users and Computers (ADUC).

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November 27, 2017

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To Cloud or not To Cloud?

It was truly amazing to see all the feedback and discussion after my latest blog post. So first of all, I would like to thank you for that. In case you missed it, you can read all about it here. Actually, the idea of a follow-up story was already born within hours after publication. So, […]

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November 13, 2017

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Microsoft DNS Documentation Script Update Version 1.07

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#Version 1.07 13-Nov-2017 Added Scavenge Server(s) to Zone Properties General section Added Scavenge Server(s) to Zone Properties General section Added the domain name of the computer used for -ComputerName to the output filename Fixed output of Name Server IP address(es) in Zone properties For Word/PDF output added the domain name of the computer used for […]

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November 10, 2017

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Changing the Published Name of a Citrix XenDesktop Private Desktop

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Recently a customer had a need to change the Published Name property of a Private Desktop in Citrix XenDesktop. By default, the Published Name property is Null. This article will show you some tidbits I picked up and two lines of PowerShell you can use to change the published name property of either all or a […]

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November 6, 2017

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Remove-HostingConnection Version 1.01

Figure 5 (Using -Confirm and No)

Version 1.01 6-Nov-2017 When -WhatIf or -Confirm with No or -Confirm with No to All is used, do not log non-actions as failures You can always find the most current script by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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