Tag: microsoft

Microsoft Teams: Cannot install for all users when a VDI environment is not detected

Microsoft Teams: Cannot install for all users when a VDI environment is not detected

This great little write up came from Jacques Bensimon. Tried installing the Microsoft Teams MSI will “ALLUSER=1” on a plain W10 computer, and got this: ... Read More

VMware User Environment Manager (aka Dynamic Environment Manager)

VMware User Environment Manager (aka Dynamic Environment Manager)

The end of year is coming up and I’m cleaning out all of my Evernote archives and getting all of my posts up and out ... Read More

Alexa Beat Cortana … or is about to.

Alexa Beat Cortana … or is about to.

If you haven’t heard, Microsoft is stopping development, support, and roll out of Cortana in several regional markets around the world. Great Britain, Australia, Germany, ... Read More

Microsoft Application Layering using MSIX

Microsoft Application Layering using MSIX

Microsoft purchased FSLogix in late 2018 and it looks like at this year’s annual conference, IGNITE 2019, we might have a sneak peek at some of the fruits of ... Read More

When is Microsoft Exchange 2010 Support End date?

When is Microsoft Exchange 2010 Support End date?

The end of support date for Exchange 2010 was Jan. 14th 2020 but it has recently been extended to October 31st.  Chris Gambino sent over ... Read More

Windows 10 Start Menu Behavior Rationalized

Windows 10 Start Menu Behavior Rationalized

Buckle up for another Master Class from Jacques Bensimon.  Some deep dives into the Windows Start Menu behavior and some great tips on how to ... Read More

VMware App Volumes and FSLogix container conflicts resolved.

VMware App Volumes and FSLogix container conflicts resolved.

I have a client where we have implemented a full VMware Horizon VDI solution.  This solution consists of VMware Horizon, User Environment Manager and App ... Read More

A Brief History of User Profiles …and an Idea for Microsoft!

A Brief History of User Profiles …and an Idea for Microsoft!

Here is a great piece written by Jacques Bensimon.  Before getting into it, let me stress that this is not a survey of all available ... Read More

RIP: Microsoft HealthVault – Migrating the data out

RIP: Microsoft HealthVault – Migrating the data out

The first big PHR related service to shut down was in 2011.  Google Health.   PHR or Personal Health Record is the idea that you should ... Read More

How to Activate Office Faster with Citrix PVS 1906

How to Activate Office Faster with Citrix PVS 1906

There is a new version of Citrix Provisioning Services out.  Version 1906.  Along with a number of bug fixes, security patches, etc.. our friend Aaron ... Read More