Appsense Personalization Logoff Actions Not Being Triggered

Summary I have worked recently on a really odd issue with Appsense personalization where the entire logoff actions node of the Environment Manager configuration won’t get triggered. Environment Windows 2008R2/2016 RDSH and Windows 7/10 EM 10.1 (FR3) and EM 8.6 Citrix XenDesktop 7.15 LTSR CU1. Problem When a user logs off their session, Logoff actions … More Appsense Personalization Logoff Actions Not Being Triggered

Citrix Studio – Full Admin but Permission Denied

Credit goes to Richard Podd for finding the solution for this – Kudos Rich! Summary You are logging in to Citrix Studio with a AD account that has full admin rights but still getting permission denied error messages. This happens on all Delivery Controllers. Error Id: XDDS:292F2E2C Exception: Citrix.Console.Models.Exceptions.ScriptException You are not authorized to perform … More Citrix Studio – Full Admin but Permission Denied

Windows VM get stuck at OOBE Sysprep screen in Azure Cloud

Credit goes to Richard Podd for finding the solution for this – Thanks Rich! Summary Windows VM get stuck at OOBE Sysprep screen in Azure. Boot diagnostics would just show the logon screen as if the OOBE sysprep was successful, RDP would connect but authentication won’t work. Environment Windows 10 Hyper-V for building the VHD … More Windows VM get stuck at OOBE Sysprep screen in Azure Cloud

Windows Server 2016 Hangs for Minutes on “Please Wait for The User Profile Service”

Summary I have been working recently on building a new Citrix Xendesktop site, with RDSH being Windows Server 2016 Standard, and Ivanti (Appsense) as a Workspace Manager, and Citrix PVS 7.15 LTSR for image provisioning. In this article, I am discussing a problem we faced with slow logon and logoff time when compared with Out-of-the-Box … More Windows Server 2016 Hangs for Minutes on “Please Wait for The User Profile Service”

Using Powershell to Schedule Tag based Reboots for a Delivery Group in XenDesktop 7.12+

The scenario You have multiple delivery groups in your XenDeskop/XenApp 7.12+, and you would like to use Powershell to Schedule Tag based Reboots for a Delivery Group A tag is simply a mark or a label. Assuming you have a delivery group (A) with 20 machines assigned to it. You can label 10 of those … More Using Powershell to Schedule Tag based Reboots for a Delivery Group in XenDesktop 7.12+

Registration Issues Between Citrix XenDesktop VDA and the Delivery Controllers

“The Citrix Desktop Service cannot connect to the delivery controller” Environment XenDesktop 7.12 Vmware 5.5 Build 4180647 Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Anti Virus: Trend Micro Deep Security (Agentless) Problem VDA is failing to register with any of the DDCs. It is retrieving the correct list of DDCs, go through them and try to register, … More Registration Issues Between Citrix XenDesktop VDA and the Delivery Controllers