Category Archives: Citrix

Provisioning and updating the machines through Citrix MCS

Machine Catalogs 1. Right-click Machine Catalogs and click Create Machine Catalog. 2. Select the Server OS. 3. Select Machines that are power managed and Deploy machines using MCS. 4. Select the snapshot of the virtual machine (mostly we select the … Continue reading

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Write Cache in Provisioning Services Server

In PVS, write cache describes all the cache modes. The write cache includes data written by the target device and the user data. In vDisk caching mode, the data is not written back to the base vDisk. Instead, it is … Continue reading

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Preboot Execution Environment (PXE)

Preboot Execution Environment (PXE) is a protocol that enables a client machine to boot from its network interface and connect to a server resource on the network to retrieve a boot-file program and load an Operating System. When a workstation … Continue reading

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Get alert email when an event occurs and logged in the event viewer

Scenario: We need to get an email when an event occurs and logged in the event viewer. The mail should contain the contents of the event log entry. In this example, I am using Event ID 137 on a Windows … Continue reading

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What is new in Citrix StoreFront v2.6?

StoreFront 2.6 has lot of improvements for administration and user experience: Domain Dropdown List for Logon Form To enable the domain dropdown in the previous releases of StoreFront, we need to edit web.config for the Authentication Service after configuring the … Continue reading

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