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Citrix Provisioning Services Agent Installed Successfully. NOT!

One of my colleagues, Henk Hofs, came across this nasty and annoying problem with performing an unattended installation of the Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) Agent. When you perform an unattended installation by using whatever ESD solution you have. The log file will tell you that the installation was successful. When...

File Type Associations for Published App-V Applications

This blog post describes what is necessary for using file extensions or file type associations (FTA) for published App-V applications. The focus is on XenApp, but in theory the same steps and methods should also work for XenDesktop. The Basics Before I begin on the App-V part, let me first...

Redirecting Microsoft ForeFront Endpoint Protection AV Pattern Files

One of the best practices that Citrix recommends for XenApp or XenDesktop provisioned machines is redirecting the anti-virus pattern files to a persistent drive. This blog post describes the required steps for redirecting the Microsoft ForeFront Endpoint Protection (MSFEP) AV Pattern Files to a different location. Background When a machine,...