Category Archives: Citrix Tools and Scripts

Send Message to users and Logoff after predefined time XenApp 7.6

As a part of reboot schedule, which is a inbuilt feature of xenapp 7.6, DC would send message to users before the time we set, and then logoff users from the servers and reboot. Recently I came across a task … Continue reading

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PowerShell script to find unregistered vms and send email in xenapp 7.6

I recently came across a task to check all the unregistered vms in xenapp 7.6. I got the infomation and send email manually. I thought of a script which would do the same and wrote this small script: Script: Add-PSSnapin … Continue reading

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PowerShell script to Enable and Disable Maintenance Mode XenApp 7.6

Small script to enable and disable maintenance mode on xenapp 7.6 environment. Script: Function Global:Enable-MaintenanceMode([string]$servername) { Add-PSSnapin citrix* $name = (Get-BrokerSharedDesktop -HostedMachineName $servername).MachineName set-BrokerSharedDesktop $name -InMaintenanceMode $true } Function Global:Disable-MaintenanceMode([string]$servername) { Add-PSSnapin citrix* $name = (Get-BrokerSharedDesktop -HostedMachineName $servername).MachineName set-BrokerSharedDesktop $name … Continue reading

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XenApp 6.0 to 6.5 Upgrade Utility

First of all, thank you very much to citrix team for developing such a nice script. Click Here to download the script XenApp 6.5 does not provide a binary upgrade path from XenApp 6.0. For some environments, the ability to create … Continue reading

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Take XenApp Server “offline”

XenApp administrators often encounter a situation which requires to take the XenApp Server “offline” to be troubleshooted. By “offline”, it means the server should not take any more new sessions while keep the existing session untouched. Usually the administrator will … Continue reading

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RDP and ICA sessions list

Hi All, Today I was given a task to get a list of all connected users to terminal servers. So, I thought I would share the process to list terminal server/citrix ica users and kill the required sessions when needed. … Continue reading

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List of Citrix Support Tools

Citrix Support have been developing tools to help troubleshooting your Citrix environments for many years now. Below you will find the full list of tools available from Citrix Support along with links to useful resources. Troubleshooting Tool Name Download Link Overview … Continue reading

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