Citrix Monitoring ODATA API

Citrix provides access to Monitoring Data via ODATA API, I find it useful to extract session info to a very granular level [eg: by mintue]. This is the same data Citrix Director uses to present the fancy usage graphs but as you expand to longer time series it averages it and you might have the […]

XenApp 6x – Export Application list with Published Servers

Making report more pretty:open csv with excel and perform replace CTRL + H, Find “, ” Replace with hold the ALT key down and then press 010 on the number pad.ref – http://www.exceldashboardtemplates.com/how-to-find-and-replace-a-hard-return-in-an-excel-spreadsheet/

Citrix FMA Maintenance Mode difference between Server OS and Desktop OS

User connectivity is affected as follows when in maintenance mode: With Server OS machines, users can connect to existing sessions but cannot start new sessions. With Desktop OS and Remote PC Access machines, users cannot connect or reconnect once the machine is in maintenance mode. If they are already connected, then they stay connected until […]

Citrix Desktop Director Auto Fill Domain Name

Edit C:\inetpub\wwwroot\DesktopDirector\LogOn.aspx with admin token Replace <asp:TextBox ID=”Domain” runat=”server” CssClass=”text-box” ></asp:TextBox> With <asp:TextBox ID=”Domain” Text=”MULPURU.LOCAL” readonly=”true” runat=”server” CssClass=”text-box”></asp:TextBox> Result

Updating XenDesktop Hypervisor Host Guest Network

Powershell Commands PS C:\> asnp Citrix* PS C:\> dir XDHyp:\HostingUnits PSPath : Citrix.Host.Admin.V1\Citrix.Hypervisor::XDHyp:\Hosting Units\XENSERVERXD01 PSParentPath : Citrix.Host.Admin.V1\Citrix.Hypervisor::XDHyp:\Hosting Units PSChildName : XENSERVERXD01 PSDrive : XDHyp PSProvider : Citrix.Host.Admin.V1\Citrix.Hypervisor PSIsContainer : True HostingUnitUid : 9b0ee1f0-2b45-45d5-9664-8cad350130f8 HostingUnitName : XENSERVERXD01 HypervisorConnection : XSG7Pool RootPath : XDHyp:\Connections\XSG7Pool\ RootId : NetworkPath : XDHyp:\Connections\XSG7Pool\VLAN 203.network NetworkId : d8f21da0-6697-4fce-925b-99c19d4bae70 Storage : {XDHyp:\Connections\XSG7Pool\iSCSI 500GB.storage} […]

XenDesktop 5 USB Rules/Filter – WebCamera

This post provides a way to filter out USB video devices to allow only the standard one chosen by your organization, in this case QuickCam Communicate Deluxe. === Start of device information ======================= Device name: QuickCam Communicate Deluxe USB Vendor ID (VID): 0x046D USB Product ID (PID): 0x0992 USB Revision (BCD): 0x0005 Firmware Version: 2.70.7037 […]