Quick Tip, again so I don’t forget.
This should be done on a computer with Citrix Studio and the Citrix PowerShell modules installed. Usually a Delivery Controller.
Launch an administrative PowerShell prompt.
Load the Citrix PowerShell modules.
Run this to update the “Folder (for users)” with the “Folder (for administrators)” location.
This script will read from a CSV file and get Source, (Copy/Move) Destination and Description.
CSV Filename: <ScriptName>_SrcDst.csv
CSV Header Layout: Source,CopyDestination,MoveDestination,Description
It will do the following:
Copy files from Source to CopyDestination.
Move files from Source to MoveDestination.
Write to a Log File to a Logs folder (creates it if it doesn’t exist)
Log file is named the…
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This quick tip is designed to show a method of limiting the display of MDT task sequences that do not apply to a full OS or a WinPE environment. If you already know, this will be a refresher.
Limiting a Task Sequence to Display on WinPE
Open the task sequence.
Under the General…
When joining a computer to Active Directory (AD) using MDT, you really don’t get too many options.
On a fresh install, where the computer AD object doesn’t exist, it will place the computer AD object into the default “Computers” OU or the OU you designate.
What happens when you try to join a computer using MDT when the AD object…
This script will create a new MDT task sequence template based on the “Client.xml” file and adds it to the list of available templates. It adds a few “extra” features, which are listed below.
Template Name: Windows 10 Client Task Sequence
1) Adds a custom step for a drivers path variable “DriverGroup001“, utilizing %Make% and %Model% variables.
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This quick tip is designed to walk a novice, step by step, through the process of updating an ESXi host. If you’re not a novice, this will be a refresher.
Mostly, I wanted to write it down somewhere so I wouldn’t forget in my old age.
Sorry folks, no pictures on this one. Maybe…
Surface Pro tablets are great, for the most part. One of the most useful addons you can get for it is the Surface Pen. It’s great, powerful and useful… only if you remember to pair it to the tablet before giving it to the end-user.
I present to you the automated(ish) way to inject the pairing files into the OS…
This method consists of three parts, two AD security groups and one GPO.
One security group will be used as a template, but more on that shortly.
Important: Looking for guidance adding a new computer to an existing setup, refer to the section Security Group: Authorized Users below.
Automate as much of the process as possible, for handoff…
This script uses the Posh-SSH module to complete the upload task.
Currently this module does not support folders.
This script will connect to and upload files from a source directory to a SFTP server, then move those files to another directory and email you along the way, start and finish.
Currently configured to use Private/Public key pairs but can…
Ever wanted to remove an unused hard drive from a VM without removing the wrong one?
Sometimes VMs will have multiple vDisks with the same size, making it difficult to determine which one is the drive in Windows you wanted to remove.
I present to you… a script.
Done groaning yet? Well good!
There are many commands, snippets and…