• Citrix Application Delivery Controller Documentation Script Version 4.52

    #Version 4.52 16-Nov-2020 Add checking for a Word version of 0, which indicates the Office installation needs repairing Change location of the -Dev, -Log, and -ScriptInfo output files from the script folder to the -Folder location (Thanks to Guy Leech for the “suggestion”) Remove code to check for $Null parameter values […]

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  • Microsoft DHCP Documentation Script V2.02

    Version 2.02 5-Nov-2020 Added to the server properties, “Is a domain controller” with a value of Yes or No Changed all Write-Verbose $(Get-Date) to add -Format G to put the dates in the user’s locale You can always find the most current script by going to https://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documen […]

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  • Microsoft DNS Documentation Script V2.00

    There are two important things you should know about this script. The default output is now HTML, not Microsoft Word You can now select any combination of the four output report types: HTML, MSWord, PDF, and Text I want to thank David McSpadden, Guy Leech, and Michael B. Smith for testing the script, recommending changes, and sendi […]

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  • Microsoft DHCP Documentation Script V2.01

    Version 2.01 30-Oct-2020 Added variable $Script:RptDomain For the -Dev, -Log, and -ScriptInfo output files, add the text “for the Domain <domain>” Updated the help text Updated the ReadMe file (https://carlwebster.sharefile.com/d-s6b941ce3a4643df8) Updated the report title and output filenames to: For using -Compu […]

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  • My truth on EUC, with a touch of #DevOps

    This post was originally posted on my blog at  https://www.cloudsparkle.be/2020-10-19-EUC-DevOps/ on October 19, 2020. See what I did there? Some sneaky clickbait. But just keep reading; I promise the rest of the article is not. It’s not THE truth either. It doesn’t even want to be. It’s my own view on the world EU […]

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  • How 10ZiG Technology Endpoint Hardware & Management Software is Supporting Remote Communications (Advertiser Post)

    How 10ZiG Technology Endpoint Hardware & Management Software is Supporting Remote Communications Who is 10ZiG? SOLE Thin & Zero Client Hardware & Software FOCUS for 17+ Years OPTIMIZED Endpoints for Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and Skype-For-Business FREE Enterprise Cloud-Ready Endpoint Management Tool (The 10ZiG Manager™) […]

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  • Microsoft DHCP Documentation Script V2.00

    It started out as a quick email from a script user: the DHCP script doesn’t document all the settings for Server or Scope Policy settings. As I started working on that oversight, I started noticing other things wrong in the script. That led to something similar to pulling a thread and literally rewriting the script. There are […]

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  • Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script V3.01

    Version 3.01 12-Oct-2020 Handle the Domain Admins privileged group processing and output the same way the Enterprise and Schema Admins are done You can always find the most current script by going to https://carlwebster.com/where-to-get-copies-of-the-documentation-scripts/ Thanks Webster […]

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  • A Look Inside Webster’s Lab and Memories of Sir Simon, The Keeper of Webster’s Lab – October 2020

    October 2020 This is the 9th major update to Webster’s Lab since I started this website in November 2008. As of October 2020, there are now four physical servers running XenServer 8.2 and six running VMware vSphere 6.7u3. The equipment in the lab consists of: 1 Synology NAS DS1817 with eight 1TB SSDs 1 Synology NAS DS181 […]

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  • Bart Jacobs’s Toolbox Inventory

    Back in March 2020, just before things got really weird, I finally started my own blog: https://www.cloudsparkle.be/. My very first post was also published on this very site here: https://carlwebster.com/bart-jacobss-toolbox-copyadgroupmembers/). For the posts that followed, I didn’t do that anymore. No regrets, but I feel it& […]

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  • Notice of Site Cleanup

    Recently I came across a broken link in one of my articles. I then found a Broken Link Checker tool for WordPress and ran it. The results left me speechless. After running for over 48 hours, the tool found almost 7,000 broken links. Most of the broken links are for images put on a server that must no longer exist. I have fixed almost […]

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  • Group Policy Default Settings for Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops That Changed Between 2006 and 2009

    Computer Multi-session Settings: Removed: Enhanced Desktop Experience Added: Folders to exclude in profile container – Disabled Added: Folders to include in profile container – Disabled Computer Single-session Settings: Added: Folders to exclude in profile container – Disabled Added: Folders to include in profile […]

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  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Documentation Script V3.10

    Version 3.10 1-Oct-2020 Add Hosting Connection type Remote PC Wake on LAN Add Manage Security Data information https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/citrix-virtual-apps-desktops/secure/security-keys.html Add version 7.27 for CVAD 2009 to version table Added the following new Administrator Role permissions: App-V Add App-V application […]

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  • New Script: Documenting Citrix Cloud with Microsoft PowerShell V1.00

    After a lot of hard work by the testers and myself, we are pleased to release a new Citrix Cloud (CC) / Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service (CVADS) documentation script. There are five important things you should know about this script. It works only with Citrix Cloud, it does not support the on-premises product Stating the ob […]

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  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Documentation Script V3.01

    Version 3.01 11-Sep-2020 Another shoutout to fellow CTP Guy Leech for all his time, help, numerous test runs, and numerous sample reports. Guy makes this script (and the 2.36 and Citrix Cloud scripts) much more better. Add a switch statement for the machine/desktop/server Power State Change all Write-Verbose $(Get-Date) to add -Form […]

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  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Documentation Script V3.00

    After a lot of hard work by the community, Guy Leech, and myself, we are pleased to release a rewritten Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (CVAD) documentation script. There are four important things you should know about this script. It requires a minimum CVAD version of 2006 It requires a minimum PowerShell version of 5 The defau […]

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  • Microsoft Active Directory Documentation Script V3.00

    After 1.5 years of work, Michael B. Smith and I are pleased to bring you V3.00 of the Active Directory (AD) documentation script. This is a major rewrite of the script. The first purpose of the rewrite was to make the script run faster and work more efficiently in very large AD environments. The second purpose was to simplify all the […]

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  • Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.8+ Documentation Script Update Version 2.36

    Version 2.36 15-Aug-2020 (Release date) The V2.36 script was last updated on 1-Oct-2020 Added the following missing Administrator Role permissions: Administrators Manage Administrator Custom Roles Manage Administrator Scopes Manage ServiceSettings AppDisks Add AppDisk to Scope Allow AppDisk to be added to a Delivery Group Creat […]

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  • New Script: Set DNS Info V1.00

    Reconfigures the DNS Server(s) on a network interface on specified computers in Microsoft Active Directory. The computer accounts processed are filtered by IPEnabled and DHCP Disabled. Only computers using a Static IP Address are processed. Creates a text file named DNSChangeStatus.txt, by default, in the folder where the script is r […]

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  • New Script: Get DNS Info V1.00

    Gathers information on a network interface on specified computers in Microsoft Active Directory. The computer accounts processed are filtered by IPEnabled and DHCP Disabled. Only computers using a Static IP Address are processed. Creates one text file and one CSV file, by default, in the folder where the script is run. The CSV file i […]

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