Tag Archives: xendesktop

Citrix XenDesktop 7.6, Provisioning Services 7.6 and the XenDesktop Setup Wizard with Write Cache and Personal vDisk Drives

December 24, 2014


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The original articles I wrote for XenDesktop 7.1 and PVS 7.1 and XenDesktop 7.5 and PVS 7.1 have proven to be extremely popular. This article will show the same process as the original articles but use XenDesktop 7.6 and PVS 7.6 and show what differences XenDesktop 7.6 and PVS 7.6 bring to the process.

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HP Moonshot – Lessons Learned and Tips from My First HP Moonshot and Citrix XenDesktop Proof of Concept

September 8, 2014


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Recently, I was involved in my first HP Moonshot Proof of Concept (PoC). HP Moonshot is a fairly new technology that can be used to provide hosted desktops to users with Citrix XenDesktop 7.x.  If you are not familiar with Moonshot, I would recommend you watch this excellent video by Dane Young at the Experts […]

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Citrix XenDesktop 7.5, Provisioning Services 7.1 and the XenDesktop Setup Wizard with Write Cache and Personal vDisk Drives

July 14, 2014


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The original article I wrote for XenDesktop 7.1 and PVS 7.1 has proven to be extremely popular.  Several people have asked for an article that uses XenDesktop 7.5.  This article will show the same process as the original article but use XenDesktop 7.5 and show what differences there are, if any.

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Call for Testers for the XenDesktop 5 PowerShell and Word Documentation Script

February 21, 2013


It is time to start work on the XenDesktop 5.x documentation script. Thanks to the kind and herculean efforts of Jarian Gibson I will have labs for all four XenDesktop 5.x versions to play with. I will need testers for: XenDesktop 5.0 SP1 XenDesktop 5.5 XenDesktop 5.6 XenDesktop 5.6 FP1 (http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xendesktop/cds-library-wrapper-rho.html) The following will also […]

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Documenting a Citrix XenDesktop 4 Farm with Microsoft PowerShell

March 12, 2012


A customer site I was at recently needed their XenDesktop 4 farm documented.  Since I had already created PowerShell scripts to document the various versions of XenApp, I figured a XenDesktop script should be easy to create.  This article and the script were written for “SR” at the customer site. This article will focus only […]

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Where to Get Copies of the Various Documentation Scripts

September 30, 2011


Many people have asked me where they can get copies of the PowerShell documentation scripts. To make it easier to find, I have linked to all of them in this one article.

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