• Welcome

    Hello, faithful readers.  After writing for dabcc.com for 2.5 years, I have returned to my roots at CarlWebster.com, home of the Accidental Citrix Admin. I truly enjoyed writing for DABCC. It was a blast. But a new party has begun at CarlWebster.com (and Joe Shonk is paying for the drinks <grin>).  So stay tuned to […]

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  • Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.19

    #Version 2.19 2-Oct-2018 Added new broker entitlement properties from Get-BrokerEntitlementPolicyRule (Thanks to Sacha Thomet and Carl Stalhood) Leasing behavior (LeasingBehavior) Maximum concurrent instances (MaxPerEntitlementInstances) SecureICA required (SecureIcaRequired) Session reconnection (SessionReconnection) Added new b […]

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  • Citrix NetScaler MAS Documentation Script Version 1.10

    #Version 1.10 14-September-2018 Fixed issue with Stylebook Content being output in Base64 Fixed issue with Stylebook description containing newline characters breaking  tables If you have any feature requests, suggestions for enhancements or bugs to report, please feel free to contact me on twitter (@andymc84) or email (amcculloug […]

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  • Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script Update Version 2.20

    #Version 2.20 released 28-Sep-2018 Added Domain Functional Level of 7 for Windows Server 2016 Added Forest Functional Level of 7 for Windows Server 2016 Added Domain Schema version 88 for Server 2019 Preview Added to Domain Information: Last logon replication interval Public key required password rolling (2012+) Added to Forest I […]

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  • Citrix Application Delivery Controller (Formerly NetScaler) Documentation Script Version 4.30

    #Version 4.3 18-September-2018 Added ability to export data on a workstation without Word installed and create the report on another workstation .EXAMPLE PS C:\PSScript > .\Citrix_ADC_Script_V4_3_Signed.ps1 -Export OR PS C:\PSScript > .\Citrix_ADC_Script_V4_3_Signed.ps1 -Offline Will run without MS Word installed and create an […]

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  • Does the Cloud fail?

    The short answer: yes. The consultant answer: it depends. One could also ask the question “Should the Cloud fail?” My answer is: yes, failures are bound to happen in the Cloud. Why? Because the cloud is designed and built by humans. And we all know humans are not perfect, present company included. A “perfect” […]

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  • Learning to Install Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

    Back in April 2009, I wrote an article on installing Adobe Acrobat Reader. A reader reported to me that the process does not work for Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. There were enough changes to the process, I worked through and documented the process so the reader could get Acrobat Reader DC installed. Portable Document Format (PDF) files […]

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  • Connecting to the Cloud: Name Resolving Matters!

    Every modern day Citrix admin will probably agree with me. Using Office 365 on Citrix Servers and Desktops can be a challenge, let’s leave it at that. That’s not the topic of this blog post, however. It’s not even a Citrix problem. But again, every Citrix admin will agree on this too; if the problem or issue is pres […]

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  • Citrix XenMobile Documentation Script Version 1.03

    Arnaud Pain asked me to host his XenMobile documentation script and I am honored to do so. If you have any questions or to request bug fixes or enhancements: arnaud.pain@arnaud.biz @arnaud_pain on Twitter http://arnaudpain.com You can always find the most current script by going to https://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the- […]

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  • Citrix NetScaler Documentation Script Version 2.60 BETA

    Lots of people have requested this script, so I figured I could save myself a lot of emails by putting the script here. There is obviously still a lot of interest in a script for offline processing of NetScaler data. This is a BETA version of 2.60. It is a copy of 2.50 that reads the ns.conf file. The following changes were made fr […]

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  • Citrix Application Delivery Controller (Formerly NetScaler) Documentation Script Version 4.20

    #Version 4.2 17-Aug-2018 FIX: Get-vNetScalerObjectCount always connects using non-SSL – thanks to Eglan Kurek for reporting Added User Administration > Database Users, SMPP Users and Command Policies Added Appflow Policies, Actions, Policy Labels and Analytics Profiles Added Logout of API session on script completion to cle […]

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  • How To Hide Additional Drive Letters On A Server Updated for ADMX/ADML

    Back in June 2009, I wrote the original How To Hide Additional Drive Letters article. Recently, someone asked me how to do the same task but with an ADMX file instead of ADM. Following the original example from 2009. Microsoft has KB article 231289 that explains the process to add custom drive letter combinations.  Using KB231298, […]

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