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App-V 5.0 RDS Client – Where can I find it!?

Nov 27, 2012 - Virtual Vibes - 0 Comments - Standard

This is a question I am often being asked as some people are expecting to find this within the MDOP download, in which you will only find the desktop client. To get the App-V RDS client you need to go to the Microsoft Volume Licensing Service Centre.

Breaking into the virtual environment in App-V 5.0

Nov 21, 2012 - Virtual Vibes - 20 Comments - Standard

In App-V 4.6 we used to use the command line Sfttray /exe to open a process inside the virtual environment of an App-V Package, a lot of people referred to this as “breaking into the bubble”. As you would of heard, our trusty sfttray commands have been replaced in v5 by all new PowerShell cmdlets. […]

Where does custom user deployment information get stored and how does it work in App-V 5.0?

Nov 08, 2012 - Virtual Vibes - 1 Comments - Standard

Further to our Boston connection, Ryan Cobb’s blog around how to publish individual applications inside a package to different users found here, a few people have been asking me how that data configuration actually works. Let’s take this example whereby we publish Office to an AD group and customise the deployment: We click Grant Access, […]

App-V 5.0 RTM now released!

Nov 01, 2012 - Virtual Vibes - 0 Comments - Standard

BIG NEWS! App-V 5.0 has just been made publicly available as part of MDOP 2012 which also includes the release of UE-V! After much speculation about the App-V 5.0 release date its great to have it finally here… Here’s the official announcement Here’s where you can get it Also here are some useful links to check out […]