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The Adventures of Justin Zarb and Dave Falkus in the Virtual Jungle

April, 2010

  • The Application Virtualization Sequencing SuperFlow has been released

    Just a quick heads-up that the Application Virtualization Sequencing SuperFlow has been released. So what’s a SuperFlow? Think flowchart, but cooler and better. The SuperFlow series “is an interactive content model that provides a structured and interactive...
  • App-V Sequencing SuperFlow

    Yesterday on Microsoft Download the product team released the App-V Sequencing Superflow. The Sequencing Superflow is an interactive content model provides a structured and interactive interface for viewing documentation. Each SuperFlow includes comprehensive...
  • Resolution: You may be unable to uninstall the App-V 4.6 Desktop Client

    We recently uncovered this issue and while we're going to be publishing a Knowledge Base article on it very soon I thought it might be helpful to mention it here as well. Issue: Uninstallation of the Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 desktop client...
  • The requested operation requires elevation : 2C-000002E4

    If your like me and use your app-v client for everything, you may sometimes come across applications that require an elevation in privilege? I have been working up in Wolverhampton on and off with a customer (Mike Cheetham and Gul Ahmed). We have been...
  • App-V 4.6 Hotfix 1 available on request

    Sebastian pinged me again to let me know that App-V 4.6 Hotfix 1 is now available on Request from Microsoft Support. The following Problems are addressed in this Fix: If you publish a package global, but the same package was already published locally...
  • Document Sequencing on Windows 7 with the Problem Steps Recorder

    On Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, there is a great troubleshooting tool called the Problem Steps Recorder (PSR). The PSR allows screenshots and details of actions to be automatically recorded and saved in a .MHT file that is automatically zipped...
  • App-V 4.5 SP1 HF2 available on request

    Sebastian pinged me the other day to let me know that 4.5 SP1 HFRU2 is available as special request from Microsoft Support. What is fixed? Ø The Error 41509 on the Mgmt. Server Ø The B004 Error on the Mgmt. Console, which happen if you have assigned a...
  • Support for applications virtualized with a 3rd party sequencer in a Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) environment

    Below is a clarification of our support statement regarding applications virtualized with a 3rd party sequencer used in conjunction with Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V): Microsoft Application Virtualization allows for the usage of applications...
  • Looking for a New Career – How about Premier Field Engineering

    Hi Everyone, I am really excited to tell you that due to our continued success Premier Field Engineering in the U.K. is looking to recruit some more Engineers to join our ranks. If you are interested in joining a dynamic and exciting team, and working...
  • Sequencing Microsoft Desktop Player

    I try and sequence everything on my machine…. from Live Writer (my blogging tool of choice) to Office 2010 to the simple things like tools etc …. one day i will have to do a sftmime /query obj:app /short and publish my lonnnnng list of apps. I think sequencing...
  • MED-V 1.0 SP1 RTM and localized versions of App-V 4.6 are now available!

    Over on the MDOP blog they have just announced the availability of the MDOP 2010 refresh , read more here http://blogs.technet.com/mdop/archive/2010/04/01/med-v-1-0-sp1-rtm-and-localized-versions-of-app-v-4-6-are-now-available.aspx But the quick info...
  • Implementing Citrix XenDesktop 4 on Hyper-V R2

    With the Easter weekend upon us, I thought it would give you some time to have a play with a really interesting lab. Microsoft has posted up on the TechNet labs a great lab for Implementing VDI with Citrix XenDesktop on Hyper-V R2, using a number of tools...