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Visio Stencils for XenApp and XenDesktop 7.12

A short blog, but a good one.

New Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Visio stencils, just in time for the 7.12 release.

Items to note:

  1. Workspace Environment Manager: New component means new Visio stencil…
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Sophos AV PVS Preparation Script

In preparation for shutting down PVS in private mode, the following script can be run to generalise the AV software.


net stop “Sophos Agent” 125 more words


Automatic Shortcut generation for local installed applications in a Citrix XenDesktop / XenApp 7.x environment

I think you all know that Citrix is still not able to detect if an application is installed locally when you publish a Desktop under XenApp / XenDesktop 7.x (in XenApp 6.5 and before that was working really good…). 308 more words


Graphics-accelerated virtual desktops in education – a boost for the user's virtual workspace

With the release of Windows 10 and Server 2016 we are planning to upgrade our existing Citrix XenDekstop based VDI environment. At the same time we are testing how GPU would improve the user experience since more and more applications and the new operating systems itself can benefit from GPU acceleration. 283 more words


10 - 20 Seconds Login Time with Citrix Workspace Environment Management

In September 2016 Citrix acquired Norskale, a privately held user environment management (UEM) company. Some weeks ago the product has been released, renamed as “Citrix Workspace Environment Management (WEM 4.0)” to the Citrix customer base. 494 more words


PowerShell: Citrix XenDesktop SDK - Suppress Citrix Workspace Cloud prompt


Citrix XenDesktop PowerShell SDK – Suppress Citrix Workspace Cloud prompt when using -AdminAddress parameter


When invoking commands locally on a delivery controller this is not an issue. 278 more words

CentOS 7 and Citrix - ctxvda status error

Over the course of the last few weeks, I’ve gotten an opportunity to explore building and publishing Linux virtual desktops using Citrix XenDesktop 7.11.  Now, I’m no Linux admin/expert which means configuring all this has been challenging at times even with the resources available on the web.  449 more words