May 062016

If you have tried to use Windows 10 in XenDesktop with Citrix Profile Management you have probably run into two major issues. The Issues The first issue is the start menu… which is now a database located at %localappdata%\TileDataLayer\Database.  At logoff when profile manager tries to copy it off it can’t due to services locking the […]

Feb 242016

Have you ever looked at director and saw a user had a very long login, and wondered how the hell you could find out who that was?  I wrote a script to help you out a bit! Here is the script Read it!  There are places you will have to edit to allow it to run […]

Nov 242015

Have you ever excluded a directory after the fact, and realized that Citrix Profile Manager does not remove the directory from the store? Have you noticed “AppData\Local\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStore” or “AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent” filling up with tons of small files/empty folders – most of which are old as dirt (delaying logon)? Have you pulled out your hair over […]

Oct 192015
PVS Documentation Script

Sacha Thomet who was one of my competitors for the “Geekovation” contest at Synergy (he won!) wrote a PVS documentation script (  He tweeted a revision, and after looking at the code I decided to try my hand at it.  I have to give credit to Remko Weijnen ( for the code to change the […]

Mar 202015
Configure SMS2 with Netscaler (Free 2 Factor Authentication)

EDIT:  People have been requesting a tool to deploy SMS2 secret keys en mass, and the developer hasn’t implemented it yet.  Until he does I wrote a powershell script that will remotely connect to the sql database and inject the information needed for each user you select (  I have it setup for TOTP keys… […]