Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sequencing Google Chrome 25

Last September, I wrote a popular blog post about sequencing Google Chrome 21 with Microsoft App-V 4.6. Google has released a couple of new versions of Google Chrome since then. Reading through the comments of the blog post I find … Continue reading

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Limit the number of processors used by Excel

Microsoft Office Excel can use multiple processors since version 2007. For workstations this can be a useful function, but for a Server Bases Computing environment it is not. The following option defines the processors used by Excel:   The default … Continue reading

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Speeding up the Citrix Web Interface and Desktop Director load times

The Citrix Web Interface and the XenDeskop Desktop Director are two components that end users and helpdesk employees can use to access their workplace and tooling. Citrix web components, like the Web Interface and the XenDeskop Desktop Director, use IIS … Continue reading

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Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 breaks Samba access

During a recent project I used Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 (MDT) to deploy Windows 7 SP1. In this latest release of MDT they build-in a new feature called GPO Packs. GPO Packs are explained in detailed here. In short, GPO … Continue reading

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Citrix Desktop Director error “Desktop Director Error: Desktop Director encountered an internal error. Please contact your IT Admin for assistance”

When installing Citrix Desktop Director on Windows Server 2008 R2 using IIS7 there is an error when opening the website; “Desktop Director Error: Desktop Director encountered an internal error. Please contact your IT Admin for assistance” This can be solved … Continue reading

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