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 26, 2013

Install/Remove HP agents XenServer

Download de HP agent for Xenserver from the HP site: HP Agent Look at the revision section to see if you have the latest version. Go to the ILO site of the host which you would like to update/install, open an Integrated remote console session. Mount the HP agent ISO to the server.  
January 25, 2013

Using Trend Micro OfficeScan with Citrix Provisioning Server

Installing a Antivirus solution on a Porvisioned disk can be a problem, not all the programs support this way of deployment and are working well. One of those is Trend Micro Officescan. I did a search and came accross a solution written by Neil Spelling. He discoverd that the client registers with a unique
January 24, 2013

XenServer 6.0.2 keeps crashing

Last my XenServer where crashing randomly, we used Auto Support to look if something was wrong but nothing was showed. After some time looking at the difference between servers that where crashing and those that weren’t crashing I found that within the Smart Array controller I enabled “Write-Cache Battery Override”, after I Disabled this
January 24, 2013

Adobe Reader XI Disable “Display PDF in Browser”

 When configuring Adobe Reader XI to disable “Display PDF in Browser” you Adobe released ADM and ADMX files, but they didn’t worked for me. You can download them here: Adobe Reader XI ADM(X)Templates. Whe opening Adobe Reader and you like to disable “Display PDF in Browser”, you are redirected to a website to manage