How-To-Config

XenServer Backup Tool

I’ve been trying out various XenServer backup tools including the native one. Without having the budget of $2000 I came across 2 great XenServer backup utilities: – Alike Q-Hybrid – Fungusware Xackup The Alike Q-Hybrid version is free although you’ll get the following; most important limitations: Only 1 host 1 concurrent job Only 2 backups […]

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Citrix XenApp can be annoying sometimes if you don’t properly close an application. In some circumstances it will keep your session active and if your XenApp Application is configured as “Allow only one instance of application for each user” you’ll receive the following error: You already have an instance of this application open and are […]

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When you are working from home(external/outside connection) and try to launch a Citrix XenApp application you might get a popup with the following error message: Unable to launch your application. Contact your help desk with the following information: Cannot connect to the Xitrix XenApp server. There is no Citrix XenApp server configured on the specified […]

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Auto-delete Logfiles

As we don’t want to create a 100GB Partition for the XenServer OS logfiles, I wrote a script to delete logfiles older than 15 days during the night(2AM). You need to enable SSH on your XenServer in order to execute below commands: 1. Setup an SSH session with the Xenserver 2. Login and type the […]

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It took me a while to find the resolution for this problem, although alot of users seem to have this problem. Finally I found how to resolve this issue once and for all: In Internet Explorer go to: Settings -> Internet Options -> Security Tab -> Trusted sites -> Sites In the Trusted Sites window […]

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