Monthly Archives: December 2014

Fix for Citrix Receiver error “Connection established. Negotiating capabilities…"

When configuring Citrix XenDesktop’s VM Hosted App functionality the connection to the app would hang on “Connection established. Negotiating capabilities…”   I tried several solutions: 1) Change the permissions on HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSLicensing as described in this article: 2) Delete the … Continue reading

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Set the default input language to Dutch and the keyboard to United States International using Group Policy

Microsoft lacks an easy way to set the language and keyboard options in Windows. There are different articles, scripts, tools etc. out there to configure this. I created my own custom Group Policy to set the default input language to … Continue reading

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XenDesktop VDA installation fails in Component Initialization step

During the installation of the XenDesktop VDA on a Windows 2008 R2 server, the installation fails with error: Failed to configure component ‘Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection’ because it is not installed   More details are available:     After going … Continue reading

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