1 November 2017 Script Stats

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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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

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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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November 2, 2017

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New PowerShell Script: Remove-HostingConnection V1.0

RemoveHostingConnection

You have moved to a new/updated/upgraded hypervisor or added new/updated/upgraded storage. Then you go to delete either the entire old hosting connection or just an old resource connection and received the dreaded popup: “There is currently an active background action” ARGH!!! What to do?

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October 24, 2017

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Citrix vs SMB (Small and Medium-sized Business)?

Hi again, It’s time for another story, but not a technical story this time around.

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October 12, 2017

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Bart Jacobs’s Toolbox: Monitoring Part 2

Promises, promises… I like to keep mine, so after Part 1, let’s continue with Part 2. Originally, it wasn’t my plan to have a Part 2 in the first place. When I started writing the script, it was my goal to include all checks into a single script. I rather quickly abandoned that idea because […]

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October 11, 2017

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Bart Jacobs’ Toolbox: Monitoring Part 1

It’s been a while since I posted something. To make it up to you, this is part 1 of a 2-part series on monitoring. Part 2 will be following soon, I promise. More specifically, monitoring XenApp with Powershell. Since many of my customers are still running 6.5 (yeah, I know), I’m focussing on that version […]

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October 10, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.38

Version 1.38 9-Oct-2017 From version 1.33: Added sort applications by AdminFolderName and ApplicationName to Function ProcessApplications This is only valid for XenApp/XenDesktop version 7.6 and later Use (Get-BrokerServiceAddedCapability) -contains “ApplicationFolders” to determine version info For XA/XD versions before 7.6, sort applications by Name property only For versions 7.0 thru 7.5, use the Name property for […]

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September 26, 2017

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A Look Inside Webster’s Lab – September 2017

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September 2017 This is the 7th major update to Webster’s Lab since I started this website in November 2008. This write-up will attempt to include more detail that you have asked for.

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September 5, 2017

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.07

Version 2.07 5-Sep-2017 Added the following new Computer policy setting: Logon Exclusion Check (Note: In Studio and the Group Policy Management Console, this setting has a leading space in its name) Tested with XenApp/XenDesktop 7.15 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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September 5, 2017

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Group Policy Settings Reference for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop V1.04

Excel file has been updated with settings for XenApp/XenDesktop 7.15. Fellow CTP, Esther Barthel (the CTP’s favorite Minion), updated all the ADMX file worksheets. She also split the three ShareFile ADMX files into their own worksheet. If you find any errors or omissions, please send an email to [email protected] We hope you find the Excel […]

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