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App-V: To Manage or not to Manage?

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To distribute App-V packages, you have a variety of options. I have saved this for last because people tend to make this decision too early in their learning process. For most customers, a single option from below will meet all of there needs. Some may choose multiple options for the different client scenarios present. A […]

Getting Started with Sequencing in App-V

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What to Sequencing On The App-V Sequencer is used on very clean OS images. The less that is on the image the better. I prefer just the OS and Service packs. Hotfixes are usually OK, but don’t usually matter given how you use this OS. We usually sequence on a virtual machine that we can […]

How do I get App-V?

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How do I get App-V App-V used to require a special subscription, but moving forward it might be included with your operating system. I will try to summarize the licensing situation along with where to get it here, however as always, your rights are only whatever your license agreement with Microsoft says. App-V consists of […]

What is App-V and How Does it Work?

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Microsoft App-V, the App-V being shorthand for “Application Virtualization,” is a component of the desktop and server operating systems that provides separation and isolation capabilities for applications running on the operating system. App-V also serves as a centralized delivery system for these virtualized applications that utilizes streaming technology to optimize delivery speed. What is a […]

I’m new to App-V, how do I get started?

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With Microsoft now including App-V directly inside the operating system for Windows 10 Enterprise and Education SKU desktop customers, we need a way to help people get started with App-V today.  While there is a wealth of detail information available online from the community some of it is outdated and most is too detailed for someone […]

How to enable the Microsoft App-V desktop client in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Microsoft
As mentioned a few weeks back, Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) is now included in Windows 10 as part of the Anniversary Update. What wasn’t mentioned was how to enable and use these App-V components, so if you’re wondering how this works, here’s a short primer and a couple links to get you pointed in the […]

Microsoft to Include App-V and UE-V with Windows!!!

Microsoft
Software Assurance provides organizations with additional capabilities to enhance security, manageability, and flexibility.  Two key benefits of SA include access to Windows Enterprise, which provides capabilities including Device Guard and Credential Guard, as well as the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP). With the upcoming Windows 10 Anniversary Update, we’re reducing the effort of deploying two […]

Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack June 2016 Servicing Release is Now Available

Microsoft
The June 2016 servicing release for Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack is now available. This servicing release fixes the following issues: After you publish a new version of an application in a Connection Group, the application version is now displayed correctly on the App-V Server User Interface (UI). Fixes an issue that prevents some Java-based applications […]

Microsoft Application Virtualization Cookbook

IT Books
Over 55 hands-on recipes covering the key aspects of a successful App-V deployment About This Book Deploy a resilient App-V infrastructure Combine App-V with Remote Desktop Services, Citrix XenDesktop, and System Center Configuration Manager Discover Shared Content Store Mode, Scripting, and Connection Groups to extend your deployment Who This Book Is For If you have […]

Citrix Synergy 2016 – Day 3

Wilco van Bragt
The last day of Citrix Synergy already arrived. This third day is based on breakout sessions only. My experience of this day are again blogged in this article. I started the day with the presentation Desktop Virtualization Round-up by Jarian Gibson and Eduardo Molina. They started of describing the architectures of Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop, Microsoft RDS […]

Login VSI Extends VDI Portfolio with New Virtual Workspace Management Solutions by Adding Login AM and Citrix Published Apps support

Login VSI
Adds support for Citrix Published Apps and automated deployment and management to enhance user experience Login VSI today announced an expansion of its workspace management product portfolio by adding Login AM, automation software for deploying and managing dynamic Windows infrastructures, and by adding support of Citrix published applications. The new Login VSI software suite provides […]

Return of the x8AD Script error in App-V

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A long time ago I had an issue with scripting in a particular training environment at a company site and all the App-V Scripts failed with an error ending in 0x8AD without running the script. Although not documented as a standard windows error code, it seems to fall into an area of error codes assorted with […]

Citrix Announces Citrix Connector 3.1 for Microsoft SCCM!

Citrix Systems
Since Citrix released the first ConfigMgr 2012 Connector for XenApp and XenDesktop in 2014, admins have benefited from the integrated management (“single pane of glass”) capabilities that the Connector brings. The Connector allows you to publish applications directly from ConfigMgr console to Storefront and Receiver via XenApp, deploy App-V packages to XenApp side-by-side with our […]

April 2016 hotfix rollup for the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack

Microsoft
The April 2016 hotfix rollup for MDOP is now available. The article linked below describes the hotfixes in the rollup as well as download and installation instructions. For Microsoft User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) 2.1 SP1, this hotfix package fixes an issue where changing the desktop wallpaper generates a COM error causing wallpaper synchronization to fail. […]

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