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Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 Cookbook by Gaspare A. Silvestri

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Chapter 4 XenDesktop lab

In this laboratory, we're going to configure the previously created Windows 7 machine with Virtual Desktop Agent, by following the instructions given in this chapter:

  1. Connect to the domain controller server (vmctxdc01 – 192.168.1.50) and create two new users, as follows:
    1. Create a user named userRoaming01, setting it as a roaming profile with location as \\192.168.1.55\Profiles.
    2. Create a user named userPVD01, without any remote profile location configured.
  2. Connect to the Windows 7 machine template dedicated to the PVS infrastructure (the vmctxtd01 – address assigned by the DHCP server) and perform the following operations:
    1. Disable Windows Firewall.
    2. Install the Virtual Desktop Agent with the HDX standard version and enable the ...

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