Author Archives: Chris

App-V 4.5 and 4.6 versions

There is already a lot of information out there when it comes to App-V versions. this support KB is one from Microsoft with al versions described in one simple overview. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2585266. but there is a catch! one is missing! that …

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Adjust the App-V 5 Publishing Server Refresh

If you have already used App-V 5 (or at least played with it) ou probably discovered that the the Microsoft App-V Publishing Server contacts the Management Server to get the latest list of published applications once every 10 minutes. If you …

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Integrating VMware ThinApp with a Citrix XenApp Implementation.

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If you have a Citrix XenApp implementation, have you considered adding VMware ThinApp virtualized applications to enhance XenApp application presentation? By virtualizing the Windows applications that you present with XenApp, you can overcome some of the limitations of XenApp. ThinApp …

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Simpel solution to precache App-V packages

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There are a lot of different possibilities of implementing a stateless VDI desktop or SBC environment. We can use a persisstent / persona management disk were we can save some cache files, temp files, user settings or App-V cache for …

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Citrix Top 10 Articles, whitepapers and hotfixes.

Citrix released a new knowledge center top 10 with al kinds of articels, whitepapers etc. See: http://blogs.citrix.com/2012/02/08/citrix-knowledge-center-top-10-%E2%80%93-january-2012/ for more information and original post. Top 10 Technical Articles Article Number Article Title CTX129229 Recommended Citrix and Microsoft Hotfixes for XenApp 6 and …

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Certificate error on VMware View android client.

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After installing an SSL certificate on a View Security server we could access the view portal and security server without any SSL certificate errors. at least that’s what we thought. With common browsers (like IE 8 and 9) and View …

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Released Hotifx pack 5 for Microsoft App-V 4.6 SP1

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Microsoft has released hotfix pack 5 for App-V 4.6 SP1. This hotfix replaces the following previously released hotfix: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2586968/ This hotix will fix a problem with virtualized applications that are managed by System Center Configuration Manager or by Asset Intelligence. If …

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How to change a requested SSL Certificate voor VMware View

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A couple of days ago a customer asked me to install a 3rd party SSL certificate on their VMware view 4.6 security server. With help of the following website https://www.digicert.com/easy-csr/keytool.htm i created and upload the CSR for Tomcat / Java keystore (.jks). After …

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Thinapp packages 4.5 upgrade to 4.6.1 or higher when using View 5 agent with smart card options installed

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Relink ThinApp 4.5 packages for use with View 5 + PCoIP + Smartcard options installed. If you happen to run into a customer with some 4.5 or older ThinApp packages, you will have some issues when you installed the VMware …

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