Category «Xenapp and XenDesktop»

All things XenApp and XenDesktop

Citrix Farm Migration and Advanced Filtering

I was in a situation recently where a migration was necessary between two separate Citrix Farms, one being live and long standing with published applications and another being a published desktop. Migrating users between these two environments was straight forward using some powershell scripting to apply some filtering to the old farm. In earlier releases …

Finding Azure Storage linked to Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop MCS Catalogs

If you are working with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.16 MCS in Azure, you will be using On-Demand provisioning. If you’re not sure what this means, check out this blog article from Citrix. https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2017/09/01/provisioning-xendesktop-on-azure-just-got-a-lot-faster/ It’s really important to understand the behaviour in the latest release as it is greatly different from previous releases when provisioning …

My Experiences Sizing FSLogix Profile and O365 Containers

————–UPDATE————– Since this post was written I performed some work with FSLogix and drafted the below update. Please read that one. FSLogix O365 Container Sizing – The Final Word ————–UPDATE————– I’ve been doing some work with FSLogix, it’s a good product and it’s pretty simple to configure. The logs are quite easy to find but …

Profile Management – Whats the big deal?

Profile Management is a big subject; there are so many different solutions out there that cater to “profiles”. Before we get into it, let us discuss what a profile is. You are a user; you use Outlook, OneNote, Chrome and Excel. You select preferences within these products, you select windows preferences to organise your icons, …