The Enterprise Mode Site List Manager can be found in Microsoft’s Download Center here:https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=49974. The problem is known, and there is a solution for it with a KnowledgeBAse Article from citrix https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX107825 The core of the solution is to add the the following value: Key: HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\CtxUvi Value Name: UviProcessExcludes Type: REG_SZ Value: badapp1.exe;badlongname.ex;badapp2.exe;msedge.exe, Easily find best practices, howtos, scripts, sample configurations and more on Microsoft Office 365, Azure, Citrix Cloud, Licensing and other interesting/trending topics, I work for Swiss IT Professional AG, located in Hettlingen, Switzerland. If that does not work, remove the resource from Studio and add it back. The SCOM management pack reports a critical alert for "Citrix MPXAXD Agent Not operational". Set a default SR for the pool in XenServer and then reinstall the Transfer VM using the steps provided in CTX article. When a Blueprint installs Smart Tools Agent, port 22 (SSH) should be open on Linux devices and TCP port 3389 (RDP) on Windows devices. This means that the user account has not yet synchronised from your on-premises Active Directory to Azure AD. And unfortunately I may have switched some screenshots and text boxes around in scenario 1 and scenario 2. To make it a connector, click on Use Selected Machine as Connector. Templates exist for XenApp, XenDesktop, Secure Browser, NetScaler, Active Directory and XenMobile. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\rskcore\ \UviProcessList (reg_sz, default value=”rotatelogs.exe”). You will also need the Group Policy Administrative Templates for FireFox, they can be found at Mozillas GitHub repository here:https//github.com/mozilla/policy-templates. s r.o. When using VDI desktops, Load and Load/Schedule based scaling is not supported. Hi Carl, would you happen to know a way to not apply a GPO for the members of the local Admins group? Office 2013 group policy settings are different than the group policy settings for Office 2016, Office 2019, Office 365, and Microsoft 365 Apps. Connectivity to core XenApp or XenDesktop services are established. The most important thing to remember is to user the correct install parameters during setup, to make sure that Teams is deployed as a per-machine install. From what I’ve found Windows will only display notifcations from programs listed within C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs. For Windows Server 2008 R2 VDAs set this setting to "16 Bits Per Pixel" and for Windows Server 2012 R2/2016 set this setting to "32 Bits Per Pixel". WEM 4.3 Infrastructure Service crashes intermittently. This downloads the Smart Tools Agent which you install on a dedicated machine within your resource location which will act as the connector. This means that you should probably start looking at alternatives to whatever sites you are using, if Flash is still a requirement. Before upgrading, uninstall the VDA and then reinstall after ugrade is complete. This means that even if you activate the plugin in Outlook,during first logon, it does not work until Teams is launched. This includes a host (can be a connection to System Center Virtual Machine Manager/vCenter for example) or single host. You can change credentials to another Full Administrator then click Done. In this screen you also have the total amount of VDAs in a Delivery Group, how many sessions are running, how many VDAs are powered on and so on. Before clicking Continue on the wizard, let’s create a template machine. As the layers should appear instantly when Windows boots up, Citrix assumes there is a problem and blue-screens the machine so that the process can be retried. You can purchase XenApp Concurrent licenses or XenDesktop Concurrent/User Device licenses. This concludes the article. Change the "TargetCacheSize" DWORD value from "32" to "256" under "HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\CtxMcsWbc" on your master image and update the Machine Catalog. In a multi-zone XenDesktop site, the DDC in Azure fails to connect to an on-premise DDC. You can integrate Citrix Smart Tools with Azure AD. Using the Export parameter list (.csv) option allows you to fill out any parameters in to CSV format and upload them to the deployment wizard. For more logon time reduction tips see http://www.jgspiers.com/citrix-director-reduce-logon-times/, From https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2016/08/19/interactive-session-of-logon-duration-in-citrix-director-explained/. With the upcoming v86.x version, which is currently released in the BETA channel and, according to Microsoft, due to hit the stable channel within the coming week, it’s possible to suppress the consent box . Hello Carl! For more information see https://manage-docs.citrix.com/hc/en-us/articles/212714903-Prepare-to-migrate-your-XenApp-6-x-or-VDI-in-a-Box-5-4-deployment. Does what it says. Under settings check Client IP and under Header insert X-FORWARDED-FOR. The “Microsoft Edge Additional Configuration” GPO, is where I’ll configure settings which adds to the overall configuration of Edge. Notice the Interactive Session times are all at 3 seconds, more than 50 seconds lower than a default XenDesktop 7.13 installation I ran my testing on. Attempting to launch an application returns erorr "Cannot start app". There may be a slight intial delay in displaying monitoring data when you first add a Site to Smart Scale. In this case you would have the ability to invite other Active Directory users. Update Check log files are stored on your Delivery Controller(s) in, LTSR Checks – Checks your Delivery Controllers and VDAs to determine if they are LTSR compliant. Resource Location Passwords and Secret Keys – Passwords (for on-premise) and Secret Keys (for cloud) needed for authentication to Resource Locations are stored, encrypted and salted in the Citrix Cloud service database. Smart Scale supports pooled and static persistent VDI desktops but this is currently in “preview” and best to be trialled in testing environments whilst Server OS is fully supported. The exclusion of a process / application is an exclusion of its executable file (.exe). Here is what a GPO configuration and link order could look like: If you are unfamiliar with importing GPO settings, I would recommend looking at this guide: The benefit of doing it this way, is that when Microsoft eventually release updates to their security baseline GPO, your can safely import these updated settings to the baseline GPO or a new GPO, and still have your own custom settings apply, as they are in another GPO. There is a 14 character limit on the process names – this means to exclude an application named “badlongname.exe” you would add “badlongname.ex”. For the following logon tests, I used XenDesktop 7.13, running PVS 7.13 and a 7.13 VDA configured with 2GB RAM and 2vCPU. With a Teams per-user install, we don’t have any control, from the moment it’s installed it’s out of our control, because we don’t control the update process. By non-persistent I mean in a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktop setup deployed either via Citrix Provisioning or via Citrix Machine Creation Services. Manufacturers of signature pads may provide additional client and/or server components that need to be loaded in order for signature pad operations to succeed in ICA sessions. This is a known issue and is caused by the "Maximum allowed color depth" policy setting. Cause of this, it hooks itself on the Citrix API’s. There are 2 ways of distributing this XML file. For more information see: https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/xenapp-and-xendesktop/7-15-ltsr/upgrade-migrate/xenapp-worker-upgrade.html. The Search and Settings shortcuts are, in my opinion, harmless as Search only opens the search bar in the start menu, and settings can be locked down via Group Policy or registry. Failure to do so could result in desktops failing to boot correctly. Ensuring the WMI service is enabled and started. When the process explorer is running, press Control+D (DLL view), then sort by Company Name (ascending order). On the Common tab you can check the box to Apply once and do not reapply. For Acrobat Reader DC, you must edit the registry to disable Updates. Fast means an update is pushed out as soon as it is available. So whilst Director records logon times, it is important to understand that this is the time taken from clicking to launch a resource until the machine is actually usable even though the actual logon may have completed some time before that. Occasionally with "Delete locally cached profiles on logoff" configured NTUSER.DAT cannot be deleted. Click Next. Change the MDX policy Mail Redirection setting to "Native Mail". Windows 10 is not supported. Group Policy Preferences Shortcuts is the typical method. Any Windows setting applies to all VDI brokers. The Known Folder Move (KFM) feature in OneDrive has been around for a while and I am seeing more and more customers implementing it in production.KFM redirects, the documents, desktop and pictures folders to your OneDrive for Business account, which makes it easy to access your data when moving between different devices. 1. Check Choose an icon from a file on a representative machine and click Browse. A little help from me: In this article, the link to the “Citrix Implementation Guide Microsoft Office 365 for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x” document is not working anymore. To remove a Site click View Report on the site of your choice, now either click the verticle elipsis -> Remove Site or click Site Details -> Remove Site. I have written a couple of articles about the new Microsoft Edge browser, which you can find here and here. The start menu in Windows Server 2016 is “split” in two areas the”old school” part is the part in the red box below, also know as All Programs or Programs, in the green box we have start menu tiles. They are the same.