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Oct 22 2017

Check if there is a working internet connection when a firewall blocks ping requests

Last updated: 22nd October, 2017, 1:32 PM Sometimes you need to check if there is a working internet connection. You can use the pingcommand for that. But this command does not work if ICMP echo request have disabled on the firewall. If this is the case we have to check the status of a website. …

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Mar 17 2017

Export lines that contain a specific value to a CSV file with PowerShell

Last updated: 20th March, 2017, 11:53 PM For a client I needed to find all the hostnames that where defined in each IBM iSeries Client Access Workstation file (.ws file). All the .ws files where in subfolders. The country, the filename and the hostname needs to be in a .csv file.

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Aug 08 2013

Installing a MSI package during App-V 5.0 Package deployment

Last updated: 19th August, 2013, 2:30 PM Driver packages cannot be virtualized as they have to communicate directly with the hardware. So packages using a driver have never been virtualized. Until now. With AppV 5.0 it is possible to install the driver while adding an AppV 5.0 package and to uninstall it during the removal …

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Jul 31 2013

Using connection groups to interact locally installed applications with virtual applications

Last updated: 1st August, 2013, 9:19 PM Let’s take the following scnenario: both Microsoft Visio 2010 and Microsoft Project 2010 have been virtualized using Application Virtualization v5.0 techniques. Microsoft Word 2010 has been installed locally. With Microsoft Application Virtualization prior to v5.0 it was not possible to use a virtualized application within a locally installed …

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Mar 09 2013

How to set a virtualized Firefox as the default browser with App-V 5.0

Last updated: 23rd August, 2014, 4:00 PM With App-V prior to version 5 it was not possible to set a virtualized Firefox as the default browser. This is by design. With App-V 5.0 this is not restricted anymore. In this article the steps for setting a virtualized Firefox 17 as the default browser.

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