Events and services to be monitored – Citrix Xenapp 6.5/Xendesktop 5.6

IT/Citrix administrators often face issues and spend long time troubleshooting citrix Xenapp & Xendesktop, I beleive below table of events & services ┬ámust help to identify > fix the issue …

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Startmenu redirection Windows 2008 R2 & Windows 7

Startmenu redirection configuration is the same as we do for Windows 2003 or XP apart from 2 settings which i found helped in successful redirection for Windows 2008 R2 & …

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Ubuntu Citrix receiver Multiple Monitor configuration and disable Super Key

I was working on a recent project where i had to configure citrix receiver to use multiple monitors on Ubuntu 13.10 I ran into few issues, however below are the …

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Citrix Webinterface – “Set as default page for IIS site” doesn’t work

Recently i faced a small but strange issue after installing Citrix Webinterface. When i browse http://localhost (or) http://<server name/IP> will hit IIS7 page. Resolution was to enable “Windows Authentication” for …

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Behavior Driven Testing Using Cucumber

Behavior Driven Testing for Continuous Deployment

Overall in this speech, I will be detailing the key patterns to build a test assembly unit to support continuous deployment using agile testing process, specifications by examples, specification test …

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SQL 2008 Installation failed with error “Access Denied”

Recently while installing SQL 2008, it was getting failed with error “Access Denied” After checking few settings, found the server was hardened per company policy and to SQL needed “Debug …

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Citrix Xenserver Log Rotation

We had issues with log rotation in XenServer causing the disk space to use completely and get hung, I had to delete the log file manually everytime this happens. So …

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Citrix Provisioning – vDisk RAM cache size not able to set more than 4GB/8GB

I had an issue when trying to assign vDisk RAM cache for 10GB, In the target device RAM cache was showing only 8GB. I know it’s a limitation in Windows …

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Windows 2008 VM hangs with citrix xentools 6.0.2

Recently I installed Windows 2008 x64 VM and installed xentools 6.0.2. VM was so slow and i couldn’t do any tasks. Sounds as a bug with xentools 6.0.2, couple of …

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SQL 2008 – Configure to listen in Static TCP port

By Default SQL 2008 listens in dynamic port, we may need SQL to listen in specific port (eg.1433) incase if this DB has to be accessed over firewall. Below are …

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