Citrix CCA-V: Managing – Notes2

Manage Device Collections, Target Devices, and vDisks Convert Private Mode vDisk to Standard Mode vDisk Power down the VM to remove the lock associated with the VM.  In the Provisioning Services Console open the vDisk Properties and change Access Mode from Private Image to Standard Image. Automation process for creating multiple VMs for Machine Catalog … Continue reading Citrix CCA-V: Managing – Notes2

Citrix CCA-V: Managing – Provisioning Services Notes 1

Citrix Studio does not include Provisioning Services management.  A separate Provisioning Services Console is used to for managing PVS. For an existing setup, in the Provisioning Services Console, a Farm will already exist and a Site exists within the Farm.  This is the location where all vDisks will be created.  For an existing setup, a … Continue reading Citrix CCA-V: Managing – Provisioning Services Notes 1

Citrix XenApp Application Error: “Cannot connect to the Citrix XenApp Server. SSL Error 61

Citrix XenApp Application Error: "Cannot connect to the Citrix XenApp Server.  SSL Error 61: You have not chosen to trust "certificate authority", the issuer of the server's security certificate. You may receive SSL Error 61 when attempting to launch a Citrix XenApp application through Citrix Netscaler using  the legacy Program Neighborhood Agent (PN Agent). As … Continue reading Citrix XenApp Application Error: “Cannot connect to the Citrix XenApp Server. SSL Error 61

XenServer 6.5 – Add another hard drive

On a XenServer machine that is already running, you may want to add another hard drive.  After adding the hard drive you then notice it is not detected by the system. Instructions To ensure that the new internal hard drive is available as storage repository, complete the following procedure: Install a hard drive on a … Continue reading XenServer 6.5 – Add another hard drive

XenServer Install Error – Hardware Virtualization Assist Support is Not Available on this System

"Hardware Virtualization Assist Support is Not Available on this System..." Error occurs when the XenServer installation does not detect Virtualization Support enabled for the processor.  There first thing to do to resolve this is to enable Virtualization Support in the BIOS of the machine.  For this, the processor must be capable of supporting virtualization. Another … Continue reading XenServer Install Error – Hardware Virtualization Assist Support is Not Available on this System

Fix Memory Usage by File Based Write Filter Reached a Critical Warning Level

Memory Usage by File Based Write Filter Reached a Critical Warning Level notification followed by automatic reboot is due to the Cache Threshold Size having been reached.  RAM for FBWF Cache Usage is set to 128 MB for 32 Bit systems and 256 MB for 64 Bit systems. By Default, Low Memory Message 1 is … Continue reading Fix Memory Usage by File Based Write Filter Reached a Critical Warning Level

XenApp 7.6 All-In-One Printer and Scanner Support – Twain Redirection and Auto-Create Client Printers

Citrix has made some improvements when it comes to printing on XenApp 7.6.  Coming from a XenApp 5.0 farm where the print spooler had to be restarted at least once a day, I'm glad to report no current issues exist in our XenApp 7.6 site.  As noted in a previous post: XenApp 7.6 - ThinPrint … Continue reading XenApp 7.6 All-In-One Printer and Scanner Support – Twain Redirection and Auto-Create Client Printers