Archive | April, 2016

Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 1.20

April 22, 2016

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WOW! Whatever the PowerShell team did to the latest version of PowerShell Version 5 kicked my butt!!!!! Many things that used to work in my scripts, no longer worked. It took me seven hours to fix all the issues the latest V5 found in this script.

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VMware vCenter Documentation Script Update Version 1.61

April 21, 2016

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With Jacob Rutski’s permission I have updated his VMware vCenter documentation script to version 1.61. A user sent me a copy of his report and I noticed the cover page had some wrong information on it. That has now been corrected. NOTE: This script is continually updated. You can always find the most current version […]

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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Version Update 1.16

April 20, 2016

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Version 1.16 20-Apr-2016 Replaced Function SaveandCloseDocumentandShutdownWord with same function all the other scripts use 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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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.17

April 20, 2016

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Version 1.17 19-Apr-2016 Add check to make sure script is not run on Version 7.8 or later Add server machine details Fixed, for desktop machine details text and HTML output, Session User Name was incorrect. I can’t believe after all this time that no one noticed I never had the server specific machine details. There […]

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Microsoft PowerShell and Nested Try/Catch

April 15, 2016

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On a recent project, I learned something new about PowerShell’s Try/Catch. You can nest another Try/Catch in the Catch of the first Try/Catch. When I showed this to my PowerShell mentor, he said he didn’t know that could be done. I figured I might as well make a quick post about it.

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Citrix XenApp 7.6, Provisioning Services 7.6 and the XenDesktop Setup Wizard with Boot Device Manager

April 13, 2016

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I have written several articles about using the Provisioning Services (PVS) XenDesktop Setup Wizard with XenDesktop. Now I wanted to find out if the Wizard would also work with XenApp 7.6. Another item I wanted to test was using Boot Device Manager (BDM) only.

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