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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July 25, 2015

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Citrix XenApp 6.5 Documentation Script Update 4.22

Updated for CTX129229 dated 1-Apr-2015 Add checking for KB3014783 for Server 2008 R2 w/o SP1 Added most current hardware inventory code Cleaned up extraneous console output For Configuration Logging, line up output better NOTE: This script is continually updated. You can always find the most current version by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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July 25, 2015

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Citrix XenApp 6.0 Documentation Script Update 4.22

Updated for CTX129229 dated 1-Apr-2015 Add checking for KB3014783 for Server 2008 R2 w/o SP1 Added most current hardware inventory code Cleaned up extraneous console output NOTE: This script is continually updated. You can always find the most current version by going to http://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster

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July 23, 2015

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Documenting Citrix StoreFront with Microsoft PowerShell Version 1.0

Sam Jacobs has created a StoreFront documentation script using the new Script Template. Thanks to all the testers who helped Sam with testing and suggestions. Documentation may be created in MS Word, PDF, HTML, or formatted text. The output of the first script is an XML file, which can be repeatedly input to the second […]

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July 20, 2015

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Documenting VMware vCenter with Microsoft PowerShell and Word Version 1.51

Jacob Rutski has updated his VMware vCenter documentation script to version 1.51. Now that I have ESXi 6 running in my lab, I was finally able to run Jacob’s script. My first impression was boy this is a noisy script. I ask Jacob for permission to try and cleanup some of the extraneous console output. […]

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July 14, 2015

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Documenting VMware vCenter with Microsoft PowerShell and Word Version 1.5

Jacob Rutski has updated his VMware vCenter documentation script to version 1.5. Jacob updated his script with two updates: Added vCenter permissions and non-standard roles Added DRS Rules and Groups Read Jacob’s article here. Any comments, suggestions, questions or enhancement requests should be directed to Jacob, not me. [email protected] NOTE: This script is continually updated. You can always […]

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July 8, 2015

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Citrix Provisioning Services Documentation Script Update 4.21

Add writeCacheType 9 (Cache to Device RAM with overflow to hard disk) for PVS 7.x. Remove writeCacheType 3 and 5 from PVS 6 and 7. Script did not properly handle multiple IP addresses when the -Hardware parameter was used. The Network Interfaces table was reworked to handle NICs with multiple IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. Help text […]

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July 8, 2015

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update 1.11

Minor update. Script did not properly handle multiple IP addresses when the -Hardware parameter was used. The Network Interfaces table was reworked to handle NICs with multiple IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. Help text was updated to state that the CompanyName, CoverPage and UserName parameters are only valid when using MSWord or PDF output options. Help text […]

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July 8, 2015

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Citrix XenDesktop 5.x Documentation Script Update 1.11

Minor update. Script did not properly handle multiple IP addresses when the -Hardware parameter was used. The Network Interfaces table was reworked to handle NICs with multiple IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. Help text was updated to state that the CompanyName, CoverPage and UserName parameters are only valid when using MSWord or PDF output options. Help text […]

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July 8, 2015

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update 1.11

Minor update. Script did not properly handle multiple IP addresses when the -Hardware parameter was used. The Network Interfaces table was reworked to handle NICs with multiple IPv4 and IPv6 addresses. Help text was updated to state that the CompanyName, CoverPage and UserName parameters are only valid when using MSWord or PDF output options. Help text […]

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June 29, 2015

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Netscaler VPX A(+) rating on SSL Labs

Due to the recent (and ongoing?) discoveries of vulnerabilities in SSL and others, it has become more important than ever to get a good rating on the SSL Labs Server Test. I’m not the first to write a blogpost on the subject either. There was even one on the official Citrix Blog pages: http://blogs.citrix.com/2015/05/22/scoring-an-a-at-ssllabs-com-with-citrix-netscaler-the-sequel/ And […]

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June 29, 2015

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Documenting Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x with Microsoft PowerShell V1.1

While attending the Experts 2 Experts Virtualization Conference in Berlin, Mick Glover and Bas van Kaam gave a presentation on the Extended Power Management capabilities of XenDesktop 7.x. I realized those settings needed to be added to the script along with several other settings and additions.

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