Entries by Michaja van der Zouwen

RES One Automation PowerShell Module

Note: This blogpost is also posted on my personal blog – https://itmicah.wordpress.com. When you’re a system administrator and a PowerShell enthusiast a single solution to a problem can result in something big and elaborate. A while ago I was implementing a MDT environment for a customer. I wanted to fill the MDT database with all existing […]

Configure WER User-Mode (Application) crash dumps PowerShell-style

Note: This blogpost is also posted on my personal blog – https://itmicah.wordpress.com. When you’re a system administrator you’re likely to encounter a few application crashes during your career. In order to troubleshoot these crashes Windows Error Reporting (WER) comes in handy. It can be configured so that full user-mode dumps are collected and stored locally after a […]

Add WSUS Target Group option to MDT deployments

Note: This blogpost is also posted on my personal blog – https://itmicah.wordpress.com One of the great features you get when deploying a Windows operating system using my favorite deployment tool, the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT), is the ability to update the OS using either Windows Update or a local WSUS server. The latter is obviously preferred […]

Screensaver not working in a XenDesktop VDI environment

Note: This blogpost is also posted on my personal blog – https://itmicah.wordpress.com I was troubleshooting some RES Workspace Manager (RES WM) issues in a customer’s XenDesktop 7.x (Citrix) environment when I came across the following issue: The screensaver didn’t start automatically, even though I had forced a screensaver through RES WM. After some research I’d come to […]