Monthly Archives: August 2013

Citrix StoreFront 2.0 start the desktop or applications full screen

Using Citrix StoreFront 2.0 the published desktop or applications start on 60% of the screen. For applications this isn’t too bad but for desktops it is better to show them 100%. Here is how to change the default setting. 1. … Continue reading

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XenDesktop error 07E48AB2 when using Machine Creation Services

When using Machine Creation Service to create virtual desktops within XenDesktop 7 the following error can occur: And this is the output of the log: Error Id: XDDS:07E48AB2 Exception: Citrix.Console.Models.Exceptions.ScriptException Failed to copy the snapshot image /mtd1.vm/base.snapshot/MCS Ready.snapshot to the … Continue reading

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Icons get published twice on the StoreFront website

When setting up a XenDesktop environment the location of the Desktop Delivery Console needs to be entered. You also need to select if the DDC is for XenDesktop, XenApp, AppController or VDI-in-a-Box. Do not enter the same server twice (if … Continue reading

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USB devices not visible in Desktop Viewer when using XenDesktop 7

XenDesktop allows users to use USB devices within their session. This feature requires that the administrator has setup a policy rule to allow USB redirection and the USB device is support on the VDI or SBC desktop. Using XenDesktop 7 … Continue reading

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Cannot logon to the Citrix XenDesktop Director website

When opening the Citrix XenDesktop Director website the following error is displayed: The system is currently unavailable. Please try again later or contact your administrator. The following event is logged to the Event Log: Your logon attempt was unsuccessful. No … Continue reading

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Citrix Boot Disk Manager (BDM) error

When choosing Boot Disk Manager (BDM) to configure virtual machines the installation fails with error: Could not load file or assemby ‘BDMworker. Version= To resolve this start the Citrix Provisioning Services installation wizard and chooser Server Components. From the wizard … Continue reading

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Citrix Provisioning Services vDisk stays locked 0xfffff8017

Updating images using Citrix Provisioning Services requires a new Version and boot that new version into Maintenance mode. During this step only one machine can have write access. Afterwards the new Version is promoted to Test or Production and the … Continue reading

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