A single user cannot log into a Win10 Citrix Desktop

Scenario - a user who had been working fine can no longer launch a Citrix Win10 non persistent desktop from any client - Windows or Wyse ThinOS, internal or external.  No other users affected.  No related errors in the event logs on the Delivery Controllers, StoreFront or the clients. I ended up using Chrome to … Continue reading A single user cannot log into a Win10 Citrix Desktop

Windows Update Stops Working

I've run into Windows Updates not working on a number of occasions and have usually been able to clear the issue up by stopping the Windows Update services and renaming the SoftwareDistribution folder. I recently ran into an issue where this would not work. I couldn't install updates by manually downloading them and I couldn't … Continue reading Windows Update Stops Working

Active Directory Based Activation

I got to delve into Active Directory Based Activation today and found that the documentation was a bit confusing.  I had to review articles from different sources to sort it all out so here's my summary for implementing this: You can install this on a member server by downloading the latest Windows Deployment Kit from … Continue reading Active Directory Based Activation

WSUS Clients Error 80072ee2

Ran into an issue on a heavily used 2008 R2 server where the majority of the clients were unable to download updates and were exhibiting this error in their windowsupdate.log. Down near the bottom of this page it talks about increasing the memory allocated to the IIS App Pool:   http://blog.scottbreen.tech/2016/01/21/windows-update-error-80072ee2-wsus/ This page tells you how … Continue reading WSUS Clients Error 80072ee2