Wednesday, November 26, 2008

CERTIFICATION: Citrix Test 1Y0-327 passed!

Today I passed the Citrix Test 1Y0-327: Citrix Password Manager 4.5: Administration and I got the Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) for Citrix Password Manager 4.0 certification. This is a very easy exam, read the Citrix official course material, Citrix Password Manager Administrator's Guide, Password Manager Technotes and some experience with the product is required (I have +6 years using Citrix :)

Exam Statistics:
14 Citrix Exams
07 Citrix Certifications
24 Microsoft Exams
15 Microsoft Certifications
11 VMware Exams
05 VMware Certifications

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Saturday, November 22, 2008

CTX: List of Services in Citrix XenApp

Citrix XenApp 4.5 List Of Services

Citrix ActiveSync Service
Citrix ADF Installer Service
Citrix Client Network
Citrix CPU Utilization Mgmt/CPU Rebalancer
Citrix CPU Utilization Mgmt/Resource Mgmt
Citrix Diagnostic Facility COM Server
Citrix Encryption Service
Citrix Health Monitoring and Recovery
Citrix Independent Management Architecture
Citrix License Management Console
Citrix Licensing WMI
Citrix MFCOM Service
Citrix Print Manager Service
Citrix Resource Manager Mail
Citrix Services Manager
Citrix SMA Service
Citrix Streaming Service
Citrix Virtual Memory Optimization
Citrix WMI Service
Citrix XTE Server

Citrix Presentation Server Services Overview

Thursday, November 20, 2008

MS: Printer Unattended Install on Windows 2003 x64 (64bit)

To install Print Drivers on Windows Server 2003 x64 (64 bit), Terminal Server or Citrix Servers (just the print driver, not the printer):

1) To install a Driver included in the Windows distribution:

start /wait rundll32 printui.dll,PrintUIEntry /ia /m "HP LaserJet 5" /h "x64" /v "Windows XP and Windows Server 2003" /f "%systemroot%\inf\ntprint.inf"

2) To install a OEM Driver NOT included in the Windows distribution:

Follow instructions on this post

Thursday, November 13, 2008

MS: Windows Server 2008 Startup and Profiles

How to enable verbose startup, shutdown, logon, and logoff status Messages in the Windows Server 2008 (this option applies to Windows 2000 and 2003 too)

1. Open gpedit.msc
2. In the left pane, click on Computer Configuration, Administrative Templates, and System
3. In the right pane, right click on Verbose vs normal status messages and click on Properties.
4. To Enable Detailed Status Messages, choose Enabled button.

5. To Disable Detailed Status Messages, choose Disabled button or Not Configured.

How to enable verbose startup, shutdown, logon, and logoff status Messages in the Windows Server 2003 family

Managing Roaming User Data Deployment Guide

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

VMWARE: Add Virtual Machine to Inventory in VMware Server 2.0

To Add Virtual Machine to Inventory first you must add the Datastore:

1) Add Datastore

Click Inventory --> Server Name

Click Summary --> Commands --> Add Datastore

Complete Name and select Local Datastore.

Enter the existing folder containing VMware Virtual Machines in Directory Path

2) Add Virtual Machine

Click in Virtual Machine menu --> Add Virtual Machine to Inventory

Select the VM and select OK.

Monday, November 10, 2008

CTXADMTOOLS: Search Event v1.5

Search Event v1.5
Release Date: November 10, 2008

This FREE tool Search for one or multiple Event IDs in the Citrix Farm or Windows Servers

Search for one or multiple Events in the Event Viewer of Citrix Farms or Windows Servers and Generate a Excel Report.

Monday, November 03, 2008

CtxAdmTools: AD Group Members v1.0 Released!

AD Group Members v1.0

This FREE tool list Members of Active Directory Groups
Search Active Directory Groups and List Members. Export Results to Excel File.

Available at