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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 9 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Using Altaddr In Part 8, you: Created a test user account, Learned to publish applications, Tested access to the published applications from the Web Interface site, and Learned to perform basic XenApp farm administrative tasks. In this Part you will learn to allow external access to the published applications using the AltAddr method. There are several methods […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 8 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Publishing Applications and Basic Farm Maintenance In Part 7, you learned how to create a Web Interface site and do basic configuration of that site to allow users access.  In this Part, you will: 1.    Create a test user account, 2.    Learn to publish applications, 3.    Test access to the published applications from the Web […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 7 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Web Interface In Part 6, you successfully: Extracted the Feature Pack 3 files, Upgraded the License Server to 11.6.1 build 10007, Updated the Java Runtime Environment, Backed up the data store, Installed the Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package, and then Installed Hotfix Rollup Pack 6 In this Part, you will upgrade Web Interface, […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 6 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Installing Hotfix Rollup Pack 6 In Chapter 5, you installed XenApp 5 for Server 2003 Feature Pack 2 – Platinum Edition, your Citrix product license and added your license server to the Learning Farm.  In this chapter, you will: Extract the Feature Pack 3 files, Upgrade the License Server to 11.6.1 build 10007, Update the Java Runtime […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 5 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Install XenApp 5 In Part 4, you learned how to install the Windows Server 2003 prerequisites for XenApp 5, the License Server and Web Interface and all Windows security updates.  In this chapter, you will learn how to install XenApp 5 for Server 2003 Feature Pack 2 – Platinum Edition, your Citrix product license and […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 4 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Install Prerequisites and Windows Updates In Part 3, you created your Virtual Machine (VM) and installed Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x86.  In this Part, you will install the Windows Server 2003 prerequisites for XenApp 5, the License Server and Web Interface and most Windows security updates. When you completed Part 3, you were at the Windows desktop (Figure 4-1). […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 3 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Install Server 2003 R2 In Part 2, you successfully: Installed XenServer, Installed XenCenter, Added your XenServer host to XenCenter, Activated XenServer, and then Performed additional optional configuration steps. In this Part, you will learn to create a Virtual Machine (VM) optimized for XenApp and install Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x86. To simplify this learning […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 2 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Install and Configure XenServer 5.6 In Part 1, you learned how to: Create a MyCitrix.com account, Download a copy of XenServer 5.6, Download an evaluation copy of XenApp 5 Feature Pack 2, Download the XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 files, and Download a new license file for XenApp 5. In this Part, you will learn […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 1 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Getting Started and Downloading Software Learning the basics of Citrix XenApp 5 is a fairly easy process.  However, understanding all the installation options, configuration settings, management consoles and administrative processes for all the various Citrix software and hardware components that can go into a Citrix farm can be a daunting task.  This book will lead you […]

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Learning to Migrate a Citrix XenApp Data Store from Microsoft Access to Microsoft SQL Server

May 27, 2010

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27When a Citrix Farm is created, by default, the data store is created on the first server of the Farm using an Access database.  This article will teach you how to backup an Access data store and migrate that data store from Access to SQL Server. There are a couple of advantages to using Access […]

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Upgrading a Citrix XenServer 5.5 Resource Pool with XenServer 5.5 Update 2

February 18, 2010

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In this article, you will learn how to upgrade a XenServer 5.5 resource pool with Update 2 for XenServer 5.5.  Update 2 for XenServer 5.5 provides support for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 guests.  Update 2 also provides numerous bug fixes, along with an updated version of XenCenter. Two methods exist that can […]

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