In windows server 2019 and windows 10. There is an issue in the RDS world where the windows overlapping each other appears to have no border (its all white) Making it hard to distinguish the various windows from each other. This can be fixed with the steps in this post.
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.
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.
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
UPDATE: this issue is resolved as of Citrix Receiver 4.10 After Microsoft released Creators Update, several people are reporting some issues with the mouse pointer inside Citrix (Desktop/seamless apps) appears small. This especially goes for users sitting on endpoints with high resolution monitors. (4K displays, MS Surface etc). It appears to be connected to Read more about Citrix: Trouble small mouse pointer after Windows 10 Creators Update[…]
So, last year I was informed by a co-worker that he was having some issues with Citrix Receiver on his computer. He was using a Microsoft Surface, and was experiencing that the Surface, was getting noisy, and battery drained in no time. Now, obviously, this was due to something using alot of resources on his Read more about Citrix Receiver – AuthManSvr.exe using high CPU on client workstation[…]