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Citrix ShareFile Drive Mapper installation

Automating the Citrix ShareFile Drive Mapper Install

Automating the installation of the Citrix ShareFile Drive Mapper requires deploying a code signing certificate to target machines before setup will complete. If you’ve installed the Drive Mapper client, you will have seen the following dialog box during setup: M…
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Frustated by Allan Rotgers. Offline CRL

Resolving Issues Starting a CA due to an Offline CRL

I recently wrote a couple of articles on setting up and Root Certification Authority and a Subordinate Certification Authority as a basic cheat sheet for setting up and Enterprise PKI. One configuration item that is less well understood and often the cause of major h…
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Certificate Authority

Deploying an Enterprise Root Certificate Authority

Setting up an Enterprise Root Certificate Authority isn’t a task that you’ll complete on a regular basis and something I think I’ve done twice, maybe 3 times, ever. Each time I forget what I did previously and you can guarantee I’m using a…
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Intune management comparison

Choose Your Own Adventure with Microsoft Intune

Microsoft Intune has multiple methods for managing Windows 10 – you can choose to deploy a client or use the mobile device management capabilities built into the operating system. However, guidance from Microsoft on the comparing the capabilities of each, especially from …
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Hands On with the Citrix ShareFile Drive Mapper

Citrix recently made the ShareFile Drive Mapper tool available for mapping a drive letter into your ShareFile data available on Windows clients. This is an interesting approach to providing access to ShareFile data which changes the data access approach from sync to on-demand. …
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Remote Desktop Mac

Configuring Remote Desktop Certificates for OS X Clients

Windows has supported TLS for server authentication with RDP going back to Windows Server 2003 SP1. When connecting to a Windows PC, unless certificates have been configured, the remote PC presents a self-signed certificate, which results in a warning prompt from the…
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PowerShell Windows 10 Version

Enabling App-V & UE-V in Windows 10 Enterprise 14316

Enabling the App-V client and UE-V client in Windows 10 Enterprise Build 14316 via PowerShell and viewing the behaviour of filter drivers for each client. If you’re following Microsoft App-V and User Experience Virtualization (UE-V), then you’re probably aware that th…
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An Intel NUC6i5SYB for My Home Lab

I’ve recently added a new PC to my home lab – the Intel NUC6i5SYB, to replace a Lenovo laptop that I’ve been using to host VMs on Hyper-V. In this article, I’ll cover an overview of the NUC, how I’ve configured this device and some details on performanc…
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The Apple TV 4 Home Screen

Can the Apple TV 4 Make It As Our Primary Media Center?

With an App Store now on the Apple TV, is the latest Apple TV 4 the ultimate media centre? I think it comes pretty darn close and here’s why. My Media History So Far I’ve wanted a simple to use device as a media centre for a while and so far the Apple TV 4 is ticking [&…
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