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Citrix Provisioning Services Assessment Script Update Version 1.13

March 29, 2017

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On a CTP call today, we were given one piece of information that shocked me. The piece of information is that a large percentage of vDisks are configured for “Cache on Server”. No wonder Citrix administrators complain about bad user experience and poor PVS server performance. I decided I needed to add checking for this […]

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.04

March 6, 2017

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While working on my next community project, I came across more policy settings that were renamed. #Version 2.04 6-Mar-2017 Fixed wording of more policy names that changed from 7.13 prerelease to RTM URL Redirection -> Bidirectional Content Redirection Allow URL Redirection -> Allow Bidirectional Content Redirection Allow Client URLs -> Allowed URLs to be redirected […]

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.03

March 3, 2017

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#Version 2.03 3-Mar-2017 Fixed bug reported by P. Ewing in Functions ConfigLogPreferences and OutputDatastores Fixed wording of policy setting (thanks to Esther Barthel): “Profile Management\File system\Default Exclusions\UPM – !ctx_localappdata!\Microsoft\CD Burning” to “Profile Management\File system\Default Exclusions\UPM – !ctx_localappdata!\Microsoft\Windows\CD Burning” 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 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.02

March 1, 2017

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While catching up on the Citrix blogs last night, I ran across the article XenApp and XenDesktop 7.13: Launching an Application in Multiple Sessions. That article showed a new Application Group property, SingleAppPerSession. When I went to add the new property to the script, I realized that CRAP, I never added Application Group details to the […]

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Citrix Provisioning Services Assessment Script Update Version 1.12

February 28, 2017

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While helping a customer for my employer, Choice Solutions, with a PVS issue, we noticed their PVS service had no failure actions set. I figured that would be a good item to add to the PVS Assessment script.

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Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.01

February 28, 2017

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#Version 2.01 28-Feb-2017 Added -Dev and -ScriptInfo parameters Fixed several undefined variables Updated help text Thanks to my employer, Choice Solutions, for the time to get this update done. 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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Nutanix Documentation Script Update Version 1.10

February 28, 2017

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Kees Baggerman and I worked to get his Nutanix script updated with the features in other scripts and for changes in Nutanix. #Version 1.10 28-Feb-2017 Added option to email final report file Added optional Dev parameter for script troubleshooting Added optional Folder parameter to specify output folder Added optional ScriptInfo parameter for script troubleshooting Added […]

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Citrix Provisioning Services 7.x Documentation Script Update Version 5.12

February 22, 2017

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#Version 5.12 21-Feb-2017 Added back “Use Datacenter licenses for desktops if no Desktop licenses are available” to Farm properties This was added back in PVS 7.13 Fixed French wording for Table of Contents 2 (Thanks to David Rouquier) 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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Documenting Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x with Microsoft PowerShell V2.0

February 22, 2017

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FINALLY! After 14 months of development, almost 29,000 lines of PowerShell, many hours of my time and with the help of almost 200 testers, we are pleased to present you with Version 2.0 of the XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x documentation script. This script is for versions of XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8 and later. Version 1.xx is for XenApp/XenDesktop versions 7.0 […]

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Most Documentation Scripts Updated 13-Feb-2017

February 13, 2017

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The following scripts have been updated to fix the French wording for Table of Contents 2. Thanks to David Rouquier for spotting and fixing this bug that has been in the scripts for over three years. Active Directory Health Check V2.02 Active Directory V2.13 Configuration Manager V2.32 Microsoft DHCP V1.33 Microsoft DNS V1.06 NetScaler 3.61 NetScaler […]

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FINAL Citrix XenDesktop 5.x Documentation Script Update Version 1.20

February 7, 2017

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#Version 1.20 7-Feb-2017 Fix typos Removed snapin citrix.common.commands as it is no longer used and no cmdlets are used from that snapin Update help text This is the last update to this script. 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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