Citrix – Improving Internet Explorer user experience

I assume if you are reading this you are tired of seeing Internet Explorer eat up CPU cycles on your Citrix farm, hurting other users experience. I usually prefer to keep the browser out of the Citrix Session for security reasons, however in some cases this is not possible. First thing I would recommend is… Continue Reading

Open Source alternative to System Center

I was looking for a good way to manage software deployments at one of my customers. They currently use System Center (2007) to package and deploy software to workstations and manually install software to the Citrix farm. We most likely will just go the Microsoft route, but there are some limitations in the types of… Continue Reading

Citrix – Remove the annoying ‘Microsoft XPS Document Writer’ printer, or ‘Send to Onenote”

Issue Want to remove the ‘Microsoft XPS Document Writer’ printer Resolution To remove the ‘Microsoft XPS Document Writer’ printer within Windows Server 2008, run the following command: cscript C:\Windows\System32\Printing_Admin_Scripts\en-US\prnmngr.vbs -d -p “Microsoft XPS Document Writer” This command can be used for any other local printer that needs to be removed, eg. ‘Send to OneNote’