Category Archives: Xenapp

Memory leak with Xenapp 6.5 and Edgesight 5.4!

I’ve taken a couple of calls already from troubled clients who have experienced memory leaks with running Edgesight on Xenapp 6.5 servers.  On my most recent call, this only seemed to impact the Zone Data Collector, and not the other … Continue reading

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Citrix Xenapp over VMWARE Best practices

I’m sitting in a VMWare class this week, studying hard for my VCP exam, and I came across a good document I thought I would share with other Citrix Techs.  If you’re in a similar situation to mine, you’re noticing … Continue reading

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Error over RDP: The User Profile Service Failed the Logon

I ran into this one the other day, and the solution was so simple it threw my head for a spin.  Thought I would share it on the blog in case any other Citrix techs run into the same thing! … Continue reading

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Best Practices for Citrix Xenapp over Xendesktop released

Citrix Consulting released their best practices document (finally) for Xenapp and Xendesktop this week. If you haven’t seen it yet, check it out here: Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on google … Continue reading

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Case Study: Citrix SMA Service Failed To Start after Roll-up 7 install

I ran into an interesting case the other day with a client, so thought I would share it with the community. Software: Presentation Server 4.5 (Roll up 5), Server 2003 Problem: Client complained of issue with installing roll-up pack 7 … Continue reading

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Case Study: Microsoft Fax with App Published over Citrix Xenapp

Software: Citrix Xenapp 6, Microsoft Fax Server Problem:  Client reported that he was trying to use the Microsoft fax application installed locally on the client PC when a user attempted to print to the fax driver via a Citrix published … Continue reading

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Citrix Profile Design and Considerations…

Profile design for Citrix implementations has been a hotly contested debate for some time.  Citrix consultants usually find themselves walking into a customer environment that was set up years before, and having to troubleshoot the current environment.  Because we often … Continue reading

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Citrix Xenapp 6: Locked out of the Citrix Discovery Services Console!

If you’ve locked yourself out of the Citrix DSC, you’ve done the equivalent of locking your keys in the car while it’s running.  You may have done this inadvertently as a result of changing domains, or this could have happened … Continue reading

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Citrix Xenapp: Troubleshooting Printing Problems & Issues

For many years, printing has been the bane of the Citrix tech’s existence.  You work hard to put together a successful Citrix farm, carefully virtualizing applications and meeting user needs – but everything goes to pieces when the users try … Continue reading

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Citrix Xenapp: Applications Won’t Launch!

When applications won’t launch in Citrix Xenapp or Presentation Server, you can get a multitude of error messages.  Most are guaranteed to tell you little to nothing about the actual cause of the issue.  Sometimes the app will appear to … Continue reading

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