Guide: How to setup a network level ad and tracking blocker with a Raspberry Pi.

This setup is great if you’re tired of ads when surfing the web, and don’t want to rely on browser plugins for ad blocking.
By using a – raspberry pi – in this example, you can get a network wide blocker to deal with this.
(Can also be set up on any computer if you have one laying around, but the guide here is for the Pi).

The result of this is less ads, less tracking, and also a faster web browsing experience since your pulling/sending less data to your screen.
Since it’s network wide, all devices, xbox, tablets and phones also reap the benefits with no work needed on the device itself. […]

Changing your DNS provider to increase web speed and privacy

If you are not familiar with what DNS is, it basically the postal system of the internet.
Everything on the internet or local network consists of IP addresses – this is hard for people to relate to, and therefore we have DNS.
DNS translates the name-based addresses we use, that are easier to remember, to IP addresses – and vice versa – making sure you land on the wanted destination.

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Windows Autopilot – Failing on app configuration when running Windows 10:1903

If you are running Windows autopilot on devices you may experience issues during enrollment/configuration after the 1903 update.
The issue comes when deploying Windows store apps with autopilot, and you may get faced with the enrollment process giving you an error when it gets to this step.

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Citrix Files: Not showing mapped drives on Windows 10 1809

For those struggeling with Citrix Files client suddenly not showing any drives in Windows Explorer. I recently updated my client, and to my surprise, the agent starts, but no mapped drives are showing up. I also have had a few users randomly getting this issue at older versions of the client than the current.  Reinstalling Read more about Citrix Files: Not showing mapped drives on Windows 10 1809[…]

Citrix Sharefile Outlook Plugin – Browser out of date

After installing the Outlook plugin for Citrix Content Collaboration (ShareFile), you may experience an error when trying to sign in. First time after the install, the plugin need to sign in, which can be initiated by clicking the plugin icon on your Outlook application. After you give the information about your account and if choosing Read more about Citrix Sharefile Outlook Plugin – Browser out of date[…]

Citrix WEM 4.7 – SID and memory issue

Recently I upgraded Citrix Workspace Environment Management from v4.2 > 4.7. The environment for this WEM installation is on-prem and is used across multiple forests (trusts in place), to apply the same settings to multiple different XenApp hosts. At the beginning everything seemed to work as normal, brokering etc, agent comm etc, but the following Read more about Citrix WEM 4.7 – SID and memory issue[…]

Limit Group Policies to specific OUs, users or computers

Using GPO’s to apply settings to users and computers have always been a great way to make administration and deployments more seamless for admins and users. Working with many different customers, where IT has various experience with this, I see a lot of misconfigured Group Policies, so why not write a post about it. Group Read more about Limit Group Policies to specific OUs, users or computers[…]

Citrix Print to ShareFile – Cannot login, browser out of date

sAfter installing the Citrix Print to ShareFile application to create a virtual printer that gives you the option to print files directly to Citrix ShareFile, you may get an error when signing in. First time after install, the application needs to sign in to your Citrix ShareFile account. After you give the information about your Read more about Citrix Print to ShareFile – Cannot login, browser out of date[…]

Microsoft Bookings – Now available to Office 365 E# plans

Microsoft 365 plans continue to grow, and new features are getting added regularly. Some features were released only for Business customers and some for Enterprise customers (the Office 365 E# subscriptions) To get a full view of the supported features on the various 365 subscriptions, you can take a look here. One of the newest Read more about Microsoft Bookings – Now available to Office 365 E# plans[…]

Changing Citrix Receiver Beacon(s) on Clients via GPO

As we know Citrix Receiver is using beacons (configured on storefront) to detect whether the client is on local or external network. Receiver uses this to decide how to connect, via NetScaler or via Storefront directly. Today I got the need to change the internal storefront beacon for a deployment with lots of various users. Read more about Changing Citrix Receiver Beacon(s) on Clients via GPO[…]

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