The registry data type REG_EXPAND_SZ is very useful: the same data give different results depends on the values of used environment variables. The REG_EXPAND_SZ data can be directly written with the registry provider integrated in powershell: New-ItemProperty -Path "HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell...
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A while ago I explained how user passwords in common applications like Outlook are stored and encrypted. Unfortunately the tie of encryption and user accounts made a migration impossible for a number of migration scenarios. With Profile Migrator 2.3 we...
Nachdem Windows 8 nun für Kunden als Preview zum Test zur Verfügung steht, interessiert es mich natürlich besonders, ob Microsoft App-V Anwendungen ohne große Anpassungen auf Windows 8 betrieben werden können. Ich wollte natürlich auch herausfinden, wie der zu diesem...
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Usually the biggest problem when executing a Launchpad or an AppTitude deployment is getting all the apps into AppTitude. What I mean is, and what I already said in an earlier blog post, no customer has MSIs ONLY! If that...
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The last article about AppTitude covered the import of an application. This one will be a bit less technical but more about report generation, remediation and what AppTitude tells you about your applications. Where am I going? In order to...
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What are the future plans for your environment? I believe most customers/companies are going to update to Win7 and might also change their architecture from x86 to x64. Or maybe you’re not upgrading your clients but your servers. Server 2003...
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With the release of version 2.2 of Profile Migrator not only covers all current migration scenarios, it also is the only application that migrates Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer between versions. One of the most important settings that makes the...
Migrations are a common task in corporate IT. Computers are replaced, domains are merged, physical hardware is replaced by virtual infrastructure. In an ideal world the user will not notice that the migration was performed. In reality the user is...
Since the release of Profile Migrator 1.0 we have received a lot of positve feedback and feature suggestions . While we are working on adding support for profile migration from client computers in the next major release, the beta version...
I was recently supporting a customer who had a migration project planned. The customers were using Citrix Presentation Server 4.5 on Windows Server 2003 x86 and the task was to replace this with XenApp 6 on Windows Server 2008 R2...