“Cannot connect to the Citrix XenApp server. Unable to locate the requested Citrix XenApp name. The server may be unavailable or you may have entered the server name incorrectly.”

A common problem I've experienced working on Citrix XenApp 5.0 running on Windows Server 2008 is corrupt performance counters. The story goes likes this: Users call the Helpdesk explaining that they cannot connect to Citrix Xenapp and the following message occurs: "Cannot connect to the Citrix XenApp server. Unable to locate the requested Citrix XenApp … Continue reading “Cannot connect to the Citrix XenApp server. Unable to locate the requested Citrix XenApp name. The server may be unavailable or you may have entered the server name incorrectly.”

Netvanta 7100 Transfer to External Number Fails

Many SIP Service Providers will reject a call from an unknown number, that is, a number not registered to their switch – Problems can occur when a user on the NetVanta 7000 forwards their phone to an external number – When the user locally forwards their phone, the original calling party information will be preserved and sent in the From header of the SIP INVITE back out to the provider’s softswitch

Free Small Business IT Consulting Online Service

MaaaD IT Consulting is a FREE small business IT consulting service - and it is online. I offer information technology advise for small business - and it is FREE.

Site to Site Extension Dialing Between SIP PBX and PRI PBX

Is it possible to set up site to site extension dialing between a SIP capable PBX and a PRI PBX?  At Site A we have  a Netvanta 7100 PBX which supports SIP.  At Site B we have a Toshiba CIX670 phone system that is setup with PRI.  Furthermore, Site A uses 4 digit extensions while … Continue reading Site to Site Extension Dialing Between SIP PBX and PRI PBX

Windows 10 Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) Client 12.1.6 Compatibility

Windows 10 has been out for some time now.  Upon first being released, Symantec Endpoint Protection clients that were on Version 12.1.5 or older were no longer compatible if upgrading to Windows 10. Symantec released SEP Version 12.1.6 for Windows 10 users.  Fast forward to today and Microsoft has released a Feature Update to Windows … Continue reading Windows 10 Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) Client 12.1.6 Compatibility

Bitlocker Error Code 0x803100b5 No Pre-Boot Keyboard Detected

OMG! I spent hours trying to solve Bitlocker Error Code 0x803100b5 No Pre-Boot Keyboard Detected.  The user may not be able to provide required input to unlock the volume.  I just had to post for future reference as I will surely forget this in a months time. I have been enabling Bitlocker encryption for pre-boot … Continue reading Bitlocker Error Code 0x803100b5 No Pre-Boot Keyboard Detected

Mikrotik The Dude is Dead – The Dude Network Monitoring/ Mapping Backup and Recovery

Organizations everywhere have been using Mikrotik The Dude server and client for network monitoring.  It is very inexpensive...as a matter of fact, it is free to use.  One such organization had been running The Dude Server and Client for over five years on a rinky dink laptop that took its last breath shortly after a … Continue reading Mikrotik The Dude is Dead – The Dude Network Monitoring/ Mapping Backup and Recovery