Microsoft has released an update rollup for the printing core components that are included in Windows 7 and in Windows Server 2008 R2.
Check the article at: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2647753 Issues that the update rollup resolves
This update rollup resolves the issues that are described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) articles:
Picture Manager may
Microsoft Windows operates on multiple processor architectures, most notably x86 and x64. User data and configuration settings are stored in a user profile. This user profile includes COM registration, file and registry virtualization information, application settings, and well-known folder locations which may differ from 32-bt and 64-bit versions of Windows. The differences can create
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Consider the following scenario:
You create a Terminal Services session to a terminal server that is running Windows Server 2008. You connect to more than 100 print queues in the Terminal Services session. You try
Microsoft has just released a new hotfix to address an issue with slow logon performance when you use AppData folder redirection.
Consider the following scenario in a network environment:
You configure users to use roaming profiles to log on to a client computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2. You
There are several ways to configure a Network File Share (NFS) on a Windows Server 2008 R2 so that a Unix system (such as XenServer) can connect to it.
CTX128116 – How to Use a Windows 2008 Network File Share as a Storage Repository for XenServer describes how to use anonymous access to the
If you install XenApp 6 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 with Service Pack 1, after successful configuration, you might have an event entry every time the server reboots stating that the filter driver ctxaltstr cannot start. It displays the following error message:
“File no found”
Without Service Pack 1, this filter driver starts
This video from Microsoft Technet, shows howto use Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) to simplify the deployment of Windows Server 2008 R2.
Click here to show the video in WMV format.
This article outlines some information from Citrix regarding the support and known issues of XenApp and Windows 2008 R2 (SP1). Citrix supports Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with XenApp 6. XenApp 5.0 and Fundamentals 3.0 are not supported on Windows Server 2008 R2.
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 and XenApp 6
Check CTX122601 to get an overview of known issues
This blog (by Andreas Skuban on The Citrix Blog) describes how to create VMs automatically on Hyper-V 2008 R2 / SCVMM 2008 R2 with the Provisioning Services 5.6 SP1 “Streamed VM Setup Wizard”. «Continue Reading»
A nice collection of articles regarding hanging or unresponsive servers.
Very difficult to troubleshoot and to pinpoint the root cause. Most heard: users cannot connect anymore, Remote Desktop is not working anymore, remote control not possible, server sometimes doesn’t even respond to a PING request, switching off/on is the only way out. «Continue Reading»