Category Archives: Windows

Redirecting the .OST file to a network share

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# # $Author: Berry de Jager $ # $Rev: 1.0 $ # # Version control: # 1.0 Redirect .OST from local to network location by using a symbolic link. # # Functionality: # Rotating the log file # Redirection of the OST location # # # Start of function definitions… Read more »

Office 365, setting mailbox permissions

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While looking for a method to migrate Office 365 mail i have notices that quite a few blogs copy/paste information without actually testing the procedure. $AdminUser = berrydejager $UserCredential = Get-Credential $Session = New-PSSession -ConfigurationName Microsoft.Exchange -ConnectionUri https://outlook.office365.com/powershell-liveid/ -Credential $UserCredential -Authentication Basic -AllowRedirection Import-PSSession $Session $MBXS = Get-Recipient -RecipientType UserMailbox… Read more »

XenApp in search of unsupported client names

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XenApp can choke on client names which contain client names which contains weird characters (according to Citrix). The result can be that the search functionality, within Citrix AppCenter, doesnt come up with any users. The other manifestation of the problem can occur in the ‘Servers’-node in the farm seems to… Read more »

Creating .EXE files using c# without Visual Studio.

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While needing a method to time the response time of the Microsoft Active Directory services i came the conclusion that it is possible to create an .EXE using the Microsoft .NET framework software. Microsoft included a command line compiler which is able to create an .EXE from a .CS file…. Read more »

Simplistic way of getting memory statistics

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# $Author: berrydejager $ # $Rev: 1.0 $ # # Version control: # # 1.0 Initial version # # Functions definitions # Function GetFreeMem { Param([string]$ComputerName) Write-host “————————————————————————————” Write-host “- START SCANNING $Computername —————————————————” Write-host “————————————————————————————” Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_OperatingSystem -Namespace root/cimv2 -ComputerName . | Format-Table -Property TotalVirtualMemorySize,TotalVisibleMemorySize,FreePhysicalMemory,FreeVirtualMemory,FreeSpaceInPagingFiles Write-host “————————————————————————————” Write-host… Read more »

Screen flickers on IGEL Thin Client while using XenApp 6.x (EnableOSS)

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When you experience flickering of certain (in our case on blueish) parts of an internet website which being connected to a XenApp 6.x farm using a IGEL Thin Client you might need to read these Citrix articles : CTX133935 – Flickering or Other Display Issues Might be Seen when Adaptive… Read more »