Citrix  XenDesktop 7.6 MCS doesn’t see SCVMM Cluster Shared Volume storage

Environment: Citrix XenDesktop 7.6, SCVMM Hyper-V 2012R2 Cluster with 6 cluster-nodes, Snapshot contains W7x64 host system (Rearmed for use) As soon as I want to create a machine catalog having the provisioning method MCS configured I receive an error indicating that the CSV storage can’t be found. Machine Catalog creation process detailed error message I… Continue reading Citrix  XenDesktop 7.6 MCS doesn’t see SCVMM Cluster Shared Volume storage

Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 – Password Change fails over pnagent (Citrix Receiver Client/ Wyse ThinClient)

Voilà here’s the update I promised. Environment: Citrix XenDesktop 7.6, Citrix Receiver 4.x, Storefront 2.6, Windows 7×64 client, Dell Wyse Client The Receiver is installed on the client with this parameters: \CitrixReceiver4.3\CitrixReceiver.exe ADDLOCAL=ReceiverInside,ICA_Client,PN_Agent,Flash,USB,DesktopViewer,Vd3d,AM,SELFSERVICE /SELFSERVICEMODE=False UseCategoryAsStartMenuPath=”True” /STORE0=”PNAgent;https://XXXXXXX/Citrix/XD02/PNAgent/config.xml;on;Store0″ The Password Change is possible and working on the Storefront Website. If the change is initiated from a Wyse ThinClient… Continue reading Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 – Password Change fails over pnagent (Citrix Receiver Client/ Wyse ThinClient)

SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 – Windows Updates fail within OSI TS (0x8007000e)

Right after the update to SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 I wanted to recreate our reference images – W7EntSP1 x64 and x86 with office and without office. Right after fixing the x64 OSI TS by removing the multi reboot MS updates I got stuck in the OSI for the x86 images. The TS hung at the… Continue reading SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 – Windows Updates fail within OSI TS (0x8007000e)

SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 Retry Option doesn’t work for W7 OSI TS deployments

Having the new SP1 for SCCM2012 R2 in place one of the most interesting features promises to get rid of the hassle of failed task sequences after Application/ Update initiated reboots. The retry this step if computer unexpectedly restarts option let you set a counter how many times the TS should try to resume itself… Continue reading SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 Retry Option doesn’t work for W7 OSI TS deployments