Kenneth Qvistgaard Dalbjerg, IT Konsulent i århus
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Citrix XenDesktop – Desktop Popsup with connection and then closes

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 Posted in Citrix | No Comments »

Today i have this problem, that my brand new setup of XenDesktop just start and showing connecting, but just after a few seconds just drop the connection, and the VDI is restarting. So I push the connect buttom and when it ...

Citrix XenApp failed to connect to Data Store

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 Posted in Citrix | No Comments »

Today i have this problems on one of the Citrix XenApp servers, that the service IMA won't connect to the Data store. It failed with this events: 1. Citrix XenApp failed to connect to the Data Store. ODBC error while connecting to ...

Xenserver get Pool servers status master/slave

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 Posted in Xenserver | No Comments »

To see if everything is running okay, run this command on you XenServer servers. xe host-list params=uuid,name-label,host-metrics-live Host that answher back with host-metrics-live = false is down or have som troubles.

Xenserver – Problems with the master of the pool, down – dead or corrupt

Monday, January 14th, 2013 Posted in Xenserver | No Comments »

If you have problems, that you master is dead or have som troubles, and you need to selected a new master, you can do this with this commands: [crayon-5359c8950bdfb034073737/] Then on the others slave you can run this commands: [crayon-5359c8950be06461390517/] And then when the ...

Kill a stuck vm in shuting down mode or pending mode

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 Posted in Citrix, Xenserver | No Comments »

There are 3 options to do this, witch way depend on the stuck mode, start with options 1 and work you way thougt it onto the vm is shutdown. Options 1: SSH to the Xenserver witch running the vm Type these commands: [crayon-5359c8950c104659157587/] Found the ...

XenCenter – Failed to import

Monday, November 19th, 2012 Posted in Citrix, Xenserver | 4 Comments »

I have a problem with my Xencenter failed to import a OVF VM. In XenCenter console, it just says: Failed to import. If i look in the log files is was saying: (In XenCenter Console, push tab Help, and then clock on ...

Xendesktop 5 – Log off disconnected users after a certain time

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 Posted in Citrix | No Comments »

Example: If you want to log off user after 120 minutes of disconnect time. You can set this up though Powershell [crayon-5359c8950c7c3119952109/]  

Xendesktop 5 – Change logoff behavior

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 Posted in Citrix | No Comments »

If you want to change a desktop group logoff behavior, this is done by PowerShell. To turn off shutdown af use: [crayon-5359c8950ca07924507045/] To turn on shutdown af use: [crayon-5359c8950ca11461984236/] If you need to get a list of names of you Desktop Groups, you can run ...

Citrix Xenconvert failed with Failed to discover 1 of 2 volumes on the destination disk! or Enable Automount on windows server Enterprise edition and run Disk Management once to take effect

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 Posted in Citrix, Xenserver | No Comments »

Today i should convert a machine with XenConvert to XenServer, but it come with these errors: Failed to discover 1 of 2 volumes on the destination disk! Enable Automount on windows server Enterprise edition and run Disk Management once to take effect What ...

Allow Citrix Receiver to user nonsecurre http access instead of secure https access

Friday, September 14th, 2012 Posted in Andet, Citrix | No Comments »

To allow Citrix Receiver to used non secure http access, you need to first ofcouse install Citrix Receiver client. Then start Regedit: On 32 bit: Goto HKLM\SOFTWARE\Citrix\AuthManager On 64 bit: Goto HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Citrix\AuthManager Under AuthManager create a new String Value (Reg_SZ) with name ConnectionSecurityMode and type Any under Data. On 32 bit: Goto HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Citrix\Dazzle On ...