VMware PowerCLI Connect-VIServer Error: Invalid server certificate. Use Set-PowerCLIConfiguration

    Problem:   Unable to connect vCenter with  “Connect-VIServer” command. It gives error “VMware PowerCLI Connect-VIServer Error: Invalid server certificate. Use Set-PowerCLIConfiguration“       Reason:   The issue usually happen whenever Self Signed Certificate is used in Vcenter server.     Solution:   Execute below command to ignore Certificate check during vCenter Connection. […]

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Horizon 7.x – Branding and customization of login page

As Horizon 7.7 just released last week, one of the features my customer often asked me about customizing horizon view default screen for enterprise logo and background.  I think it is a nice visual to add some simple branding to the default Horizon landing and portal pages and it is relatively straightforward to accomplish. Let’s […]

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Duplicate “ViewClient_Client_ID” and Multi Session issues on Horizon View

Multi-Session Issue on VMware Horizon View Due to Duplicate “ViewClient_Client_ID”   Problem:              When we enable the “Allow multiple sessions per user” settings in VDI Pool, a user that connect from different client devices receive different desktop sessions. To reconnect to an existing desktop session, user must use the same […]

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How to find VDI Client (ThinClient) MAC address from Horizon View

        While administering VDI environments, most of the time we will struggle to get Thin Client or VDI Client MAC address for troubleshooting, re-imaging or for providing remote shadow support. Below article explains about a simple “visual basic” script to get this information. In my case, I kept this script on network […]

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Install and configure VMware PowerCLI version 10

VMware PowerCLI is a collection of Windows Powershell modules that are used to manage and maintain a VMware virtual environment. VMware PowerCLI contains modules of cmdlets based on Microsoft PowerShell for automating vSphere, VMware Site Recovery Manager,vSphere Automation SDK, vCloud Director, vCloud Air, vSphere Update Manager, vRealize Operations Manager, VMware Horizon, NSX-T, and VMware Cloud on AWS administration. VMware PowerCLI provides a PowerShell interface to the VMware product […]

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Steps to perform after upgrading XenDesktop from 7.6 to 7.15

    If you follow the LTSR builds of XenDesktop / XenApp then you probably upgraded from version 7.6 to 7.15. The upgrade steps are well described on Citrix eDocs or other blogs. But after upgrading there are some additional steps needed to take full advantage of the new features. This blog describes these additional […]

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AppSense DataNow 4.1 Step by step

Firstly, what is AppSense DataNow? AppSense DataNow enables securely access user and business data on any device anywhere. Several components encompass a DataNow: – DataNow server Appliance – AppSense Propitiatory version of Free BSD-DataNow Agent for Windows and Mac OS– iOS and Android agent– File Storage DataNow supports (SMB2.0,3.0 and 3.0.1 along with SMB encryption […]

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