February 21, 2013

VAMT 3.0 Installation (part 1)

In this series I’m writing a 2 part article about how to install and configure VAMT. When you want to manage your MAK or KMS licenses activation within your organization you can use Microsoft Volume Activation Management Tool (VAMT) version 3.0. Whit VAMT 3.0 you can add licenses, view activations and more. VAMT is part of the
February 20, 2013

Change vDisk from MAK to KMS

When using MAK on a provisioned vDisk with multiple versions and you need to change the activation to KMS, it’s important to first create a Merge of the version to a now Base image. This has to be done because you need to change the Microsoft Volume Licensing option within the vDisk properties and dis can
February 7, 2013

Shrink vDisk VHD file

When you created a dynamic vDisk with Citrix Provisioning you like this file to be as small as possible, but when you remove files from the vdisk the size doesn’t shrink. To Shrink the file please use the following steps. Start the vDisk in maintenance mode and download sDelete from the Sysinternals site: here.
February 5, 2013

Remove Internet Explorer X64 Icon from start menu for all users

When a users Start Menu is created, the users will get the default settings form the server wich includes the Internet Explorer X64 icon. When the users opens a the browser the default is X86 (watch this blog for more information), but I luike my Start Menu as clean as possible. While searching the
January 24, 2013

Test Exchange, Lync and Office365 Settings

When installed and configured Exchange and/or Lync and would like to test the configuration on the outside of your network or you receive error messages from users u can use the following tool:  I’m going to test the Exchange Active sync settings using my own Exchange server.