How to hide the license popup in VMware ThinApp

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When using ThinApp to virtualize applications, it is possible to modify the configuration in the packaging phase or afterwards, using the Package.INI file. The Package.INI file contains, for example, all the shortcuts and the Isolation mode. What’s not in the documentation is that there is an option to disable or hide the license popup when […]

Citrix Provisioning Services error “VMware vSphere has no available templates defined”

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Using Citrix Provisioning Services to create virtual desktops for XenDesktop the error: “VMware vSphere has no available templates defined” could appear. This error occurs when Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) checks VMware vCenter to find any templates, but PVS only looks at storage locations selected within XenDesktop. If the location where your virtual machine template is […]

Using the VMXNET3 driver with Citrix PVS and VMware vSphere 5.1

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The VMXNET3 driver for vSphere 5.1 is the driver with the best performance, the highest throughput and the least CPU utilization in comparison with the E1000 driver. But when using this network card with Citrix Provisioning Services 6.1 it brings some complexity. Let take a look how to get the VMXNET3 network card working within […]

Converting a VMDK to VHD with Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC)

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The Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVMC) Solution Accelerator is a Microsoft-supported, stand-alone solution for the IT pro or solution provider who wants to convert VMware-based virtual machines and disks to Hyper-V-based virtual machines and disks. The MVMC solution can perform full conversions of VMware-based virtual machines as well as conversions of VMware-based virtual hard disks […]

VMWare CPU error

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When opening a Virtual Machine, made in VMWare Workstation 7, on VMWare Workstation 6.5 the following error occurred: vcpu-0| Exception 0xc0000005 (access violation) has occurred.   The solution for this is to open the Settings dialog and remove the selection before Accelerate 3D graphics (DirectX 9.0c)     Can’t get the solution to work? Contact […]