Archive | November, 2017

Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.08

November 28, 2017

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

November 28, 2017

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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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To Cloud or not To Cloud?

November 27, 2017

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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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Microsoft DNS Documentation Script Update Version 1.07

November 13, 2017

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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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Changing the Published Name of a Citrix XenDesktop Private Desktop

November 10, 2017

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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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Remove-HostingConnection Version 1.01

November 6, 2017

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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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New PowerShell Script: Remove-HostingConnection V1.0

November 2, 2017

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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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