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App-V 5.0 OS Integration – Part 4 – State Changes

Apr 29, 2013 - Virtual Vibes - 28 Comments - Standard

In previous parts of this series we looked at the App-V 5.0 package format, how it sits on our client OS in the file system cache and how the registry works. So that’s all well and good but what about when about when users make customisations to packages, how do we handle state changes? There […]

Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 and App-V 5.0 Documentation

Apr 22, 2013 - Virtual Vibes - 3 Comments - Standard

Hi People! Separate to some of the documentation on App-V 5.0 we can find at the download centre, we also have a brilliant piece of documentation stored separately on “Integrating Virtual Application Management with App-V 5 and Configuration Manager 2012 SP1” found here. The document covers the entire lifecycle of App-V 5.0 package deployment with SCCM 2012 SP1 […]

App-V 5.0 SP1 now available as part of MDOP 2013

Apr 10, 2013 - Virtual Vibes - 6 Comments - Standard

Not a huge raft of changes in terms of SP1 for App-V 5.0 apart from much better language support and also the foundations for support of Office 2010, more details below! Download MDOP 2013 to get this latest release. About App-V 5.0 SP1   How to sequence Microsoft Office 2010 in Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0   […]

App-V 5.0 OS Integration – Part 3 – Registry

Apr 10, 2013 - Virtual Vibes - 5 Comments - Standard

Now we understand the package format and client file system for App-V 5.0, let’s take a look out how the registry looks in terms of OS integration. As mentioned in Part 1 of this blog series, within the .appv package we can see a registry.dat file which contains the entire registry that was captured for […]