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Where can I find information about Citrix on Microsoft Azure?

A colleague sent me a useful list of links about this, I felt worth sharing:


PVS Image Updates and Windows Update cleanup

A customer called me in to look at an issue occurring on their Windows 8.1 image that was deployed in their XenDesktop site.  Images were deployed using PVS, using the Write Cache in RAM with Overflow to Disk feature.   490 more words


Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp – Understanding the HDX “Extra Color Compression” Policy

  • Update (16th Aug 2015) – Now a CTX: CTX201802 – FAQ: HDX Extra Color Compression (ECC) Policy in XenApp and XenDesktop

Extra Color Compression (ECC) is a policy that can be applied to control how HDX manages bandwidth vs. 498 more words


Citrix XenDesktop / XenApp: Setting Graphics Policies – it’s simpler than it appears!

I get an awful lot of inquiries about the graphics mode policies available for HDX in Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp. The GUI shows a vast array of options and its clear from how haphazardly they seem to be set in support call logs that many users are confused as to what these do and actually fail to realise most of the settings pertain to a legacy graphics modes that they aren’t using. 875 more words


Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Install - Chapter 1: Prerequisites & Environment Design

Good news is, installing Citrix infra doesn’t need any prerequisites of roles and features as the installer will automatically configure/install everything. In this build document, we will proceed to build a POC test lab environment in the simplest manners.



Citrix Receiver 13.2 for Linux – What’s New and What Do You Want in the Future?

A few months ago I took over as Product Manager for the Linux and Android Receivers as well as retaining the roadmap for HDX Graphics. 502 more words