Archive | September, 2016

Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.22

September 26, 2016

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Version 1.22 26-Sep-2016 Add Configuration Logging Preferences Add to machine catalog information for RemotePC, “No. of Machines” and “Allocated Machines” Fix calculation for “No. of Machines” in Machine Catalog summary and details 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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Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.0

September 26, 2016

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Just over two years ago, I released V1.0 of the Active Directory (AD) documentation script. That script was written to help me document the multiple AD environments for a customer. That customer allowed me to reach out to the community to test the script and add ideas of what should be documented. After the script […]

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.06

September 14, 2016

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#Version 5.06 14-Sep-2016 Add support for PVS 7.11 Change version checking to support a four character version number Add to Farm properties, Customer Experience Improvement Program Add to Farm properties, CIS Username Add to Site properties, Seconds between vDisk inventory scans Add to Server properties, Problem Report Date, Summary and Status Add, Fix, Remove or […]

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Implementing Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard Basic Availability Groups for Use in Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.9

September 13, 2016

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On a recent project for my employer, Choice Solutions, I needed to setup high availability for the XenApp/XenDesktop databases. The customer wanted to use Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard and I was tasked with implementing the new Basic Availability Groups. This article details the steps I took to implement Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Standard Basic Availability […]

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Using the New Citrix Provisioning Services PowerShell with PVS 7.0, 7.1, 7.6 and 7.6 LTSR

September 12, 2016

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I have been told that if you install the Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) 7.7, or later, console on version 7.0 through 7.6 LTSR that you can use the new Citrix PVS PowerShell. You know, the new, real, object-oriented PowerShell. I decided to test this to see if it was true.

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.05

September 12, 2016

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I love it when I get new script users. Especially when they are extremely nit-picky and OCD. A new script user, Carol, sent me a list of things found in the 5.04 script update I posted earlier. After getting Carol’s approval on the fixes, I decided to go ahead and release the update on the […]

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.04

September 12, 2016

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I recently made changes to the PVS Assessment script based on feedback from a new script user WR. I decided to make the same changes to the “Old” PVS V4.2x documentation script and take this time to do some code cleanup.

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Citrix “Old” Provisioning Services Documentation Script Update 4.26

September 12, 2016

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I recently made changes to the PVS Assessment script based on feedback from a new script user WR. I decided to make the same changes to the “Old” PVS V4.2x documentation script and take this time to do some code cleanup.

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Citrix Provisioning Services Assessment Script Update Version 1.11

September 12, 2016

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Received an email from a new script user last week. He was running the new PVS Assessment script V1.10 and sent me his output file. After looking at his output, I noticed several things that could be improved. Thanks WR for the time spent in helping make this script even better.

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Citrix Provisioning Services Assessment Script Update Version 1.10

September 8, 2016

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Back in July, I was helping a customer of my new employer, Choice Solutions, with some issues with their Provisioning Services (PVS) implementation. In order to resolve their issues, we had to implement several registry changes on their PVS servers. They had multiple PVS farms in multiple locations spread across the United States. I actually started […]

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