Install and Upgrade Citrix StoreFront 2.5 to 2.6

By |2016-10-30T20:12:43+02:00October 10th, 2014|Technical Stuff|

Citrix XenApp 7.6 and XenDesktop 7.6 were anounced and are available right now. Let s have a quick look at the installation of StoreFront 2.6 that ships with that version. This is a first blog post in a series of three covering the installation and upgrade of StoreFront 2.6 from StoreFront 2.5, it´s configuration and [...]

Configure Citrix StoreFront 2.6 – Part 1

By |2016-10-30T20:12:43+02:00October 5th, 2014|Technical Stuff|

I´d like to welcome everybody to the follow-up post on Citrix StoreFront 2.6. After installing StoreFront we now need to configure it. If you upgraded from a previous version of StoreFront, the settings should be preserved. Let´s create a new deployment and see what we can configure. First of all we need to insert the [...]

I can´t see my users processes – 2008 R2 User Rights

By |2016-10-30T20:12:44+02:00July 13th, 2014|Technical Stuff|

You can´t see your RDS users processes under Windows Server 2008 R2 and it looks somehow like this in your task manager window: Then check if the following privilege is set in your GPO or local policy (User Rights assignment\Debug programs): "Debugging Privilege" (SeDebugPrivilege). If you give your administrative users the right it will look [...]

Lets call it… THE Demo lab

By |2016-10-30T20:12:44+02:00July 2nd, 2014|Technical Stuff|

The search for a new demo and testing environment was a challenge. I checked a lot of available cloud-hosted solutions and hardware providers. Most of the time a lack of control in the cloud or the price were factors that doesn´t suited me much. Also mobility-aspects very driving my thoughts Then Apple announced the Mac [...]

VMware Fusion Crash – Too many open Files

By |2016-10-30T20:12:44+02:00June 1st, 2014|Technical Stuff|

Lately I was starting my demo environment to update my virtual machines. I had installed a new SCCM 2012 R2 server and wanted to migrate all agents. I discovered a problem when I was starting the 35th virtual machine on Fusion 6.0.3. The message stated "Too many open files" and Fusion crashed after I clicked [...]