Enabling computer based targeting in App-V 5.0

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a perfect holiday season, I definitely did but now I think it’s time for my first post of 2013…. Now this is something that I have hardly heard anyone really talk about with App-V 5.0; the fact that we can now target

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App Paths – A Virtual Application Extension in App-V 5.0

Wassup App-V heads! I recently published an Introduction to Virtual Application Extensions in App-V 5.0 blog post in which I talked about how virtual applications in App-V 5.0 have a much tighter synergy with the base platform and in some ways are less virtual then in previous versions. Virtual Application Extensions

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

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.

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Breaking into the virtual environment in App-V 5.0

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

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App-V 5.0 RTM now released!

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

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App-V 4.6 to 5.0 Comparison Cheat Sheet

Want to quickly see some of the key differences between 4.6 and 5.0 Beta? Here you go…. App-V 4.6 App-V 5.0 Mount drive (Q:) on sequencer and client No mount drive on sequencer or client RTSPS, RTSP, HTTP, HTTPS and SMB streaming HTTP, HTTPS and SMB streaming .SFT package file

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Introducing Virtual Application Extensions in App-V 5.0

So you may have heard rumours about App-V 5.0 applications being able to have less isolation and more entry points to the base OS. Well, that’s true, and it’s all because of a new feature called Virtual Application Extensions. This new features allows you to be very intentional around certain

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App-V 4.6 Ramp Up Guide

With App-V 5.0 on the horizon, I think it’s a great time to look back and reflect on the crazy amounts of fun we have had with App-V 4.5 and 4.6 over the years. For me personally it has been a great learning experience working with App-V since I joined

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