Just before my wedding holiday Citrix decided to upload all the new releases of the products I work with. XenApp 6.5 HRP1, XenDesktop 5.6 FP1 and of course AppDNA 6.1. Because time’s rare today (I’m getting married tomorrow), here’s a...
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One of Profile Migrator’s new features in version 2.3 is the new licensing model for service providers and integrators. Coincidentally one of those recently reported an issue with Profile Migrator and redirected folders. During his tests the service provider relocated...
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...
Before talking about what’s new, let me explain shortly, what Profile Migrator is all about. A brief paragraph about Profile Migrator Profile Migrator preserves user personalities when moving from one system to another making the transition to a new environment...
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After Citrix ’s acquisition of AppDNA in November 2011, the product formerly known as AppDNA AppTitude underwent some major rebranding and was just a few days ago reborn as Citrix AppDNA. First impressions The first impression is: “ fancy ”...
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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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iTunes is a strange animal. Many IT professionals have a love-hate relationship with it, maybe because it is in many ways ... different . It just does not feel right, at least on Windows. Apple nonchalantly (or arrogantly?) ignored the...
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In case you didn't know there is also a command line version of Profile Migrator. It provides the same functions as the GUI version, but is more useful for automating migrations.
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sepago’s Profile Migrator is well-known for collecting personal profile settings and user data in a migration scenario. PM enables the IT-Department to migrate the client, server or application versions without losing personal settings or data. But what happens if a...
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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...
Life could be so easy for technicians tasked with rolling out Windows 7. Build an automatic installation system, flip the switch, done. That is, if the users did not have PCs before. If they did, which they very probably had,...
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