The Microsoft App-V Team Blog

The official blog for Microsoft Application Virtualization

July, 2007

  • Sequencing Best Practices

    This week I want to go over a few of the best practices for sequencing applications, including a couple Vista specific suggestions now that version 4.2 is released and we fully support sequencing and virtualizing applications on Windows Vista. Each application...
  • The VFS versus MNT Install

    You may think that Sequencing is an easy task, and most of the time it is - just start monitoring, install the application and stop monitoring and the Sequencer does the rest. But really there are several ways we can help the sequencer be more efficient...
  • SoftGrid 4.2 Is Now Available

    This week we released the latest version of the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack for Software Assurance (MDOP) on http://licensing.microsoft.com , including the SoftGrid 4.2 Client and Sequencer which add Vista compatibility. The CD image also contains...
  • SoftGrid File Checking Utility

    I recently came across a tool on the web that I thought you might be interested in. It's called Sft-check and it's a command-line utility to output information (blocksize, GUIDs, FB1 size etc.) about Microsoft SoftGrid SFT-packages. It can also be used...