VMware Identity Manager Cluster 19.03 – Elastic Search Service Issues

When trying to setup vIDM cluster (now Workspace One Access) or restarting the cluster nodes you might’ve run into elastic search service issues. All nodes will be listed, however the …

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Configure VMware Identity Manager SaaS tenant with VMware Horizon Cloud

Short write up on configuring vIDM SaaS tenant and integrating with Horizon cloud Since it’s a SaaS based, VMware will setup the IDM teanant and you will have a URL …

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Microsoft Edge Browser “Switch Apps” warning

Microsoft Edge can sometimes be crazy. Ofcourse it doesn’t want you to use anyother browser and switching to a different one comes with many warning. Back to my note here …

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VMware User Environment manager – NoAD Mode Install

I’m a fan of NoAD mode, it’s easy to configure and i don’t have to depend on any AD configurations. Just a short write up on steps, as i couldn’t …

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Domain Join failed with semaphore timeout has expired

There are multiple reasons why a domain join might fail. Right place to look at is the log NETSETUPLOG in c:\windows\debug folder. I’m going to brief about a specific issue …

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Migrate data with ACL & share permissions – Robocopy

Robocopy is an effective tool copying data between servers, which is useful during FS and any disk level migrations. I’ve used it in mostly all my migrations where i can’t …

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Mitigate Vulnerabilities in Citrix Netscaler & Storefront – Penetration test

I thought i’ll do a small write up of mitigating vulnerabilities in Citrix Netscaler & Storefront  found during penetration test. This may not consist the complete list, however it’ll help …

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Citrix Desktop Director – IT admins from different domain

Recently i was involved in a project where the Desktop Director server was in Domain A & IT admins/Helpdesk admins were in Domain B. Both domain were in different forest with …

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AV Exclusions Best Practices for Citrix VDI Setup

Hi there! In most of the VDI Implementations AV creates issues, mainly for PVS, profiles & performance. I’ve put forth some best practices on AV exclusions with supporting articles. Be …

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CWBLM0011 Error Message with Client Access Emulation – PC5250

I had been involved in a Virtual Desktop project where customer use IBM Client Access Emulation tools. When users launch & the application try to connect to server, they get …

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