Tag: vbscript


May 04 2016

Installing OneDrive NextGen Synchronisation Client

Unable to sync files with OneDrive for Business.

Last updated: 4th May, 2016, 6:23 PM The OneDrive for Business client can give some difficulties, like unable to synchronize:

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Jul 12 2014

User Environment Variables in App-V 5.0 with SP1, SP2 and SP2 Hotfix 4

The environment variables are shown correctly,

Last updated: 12th July, 2014, 4:26 PM Dan Gough wrote an excellent article named: User Environment Variables in App-V 5 Scripts. To summarize: it is about the fact that environment variables are not shown correctly in AppV 5.0. However: the question is: is this still the case? Time to investigate!

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May 29 2014

Multiple shortcuts with different access permissions

Last updated: 11th July, 2014, 9:33 AM Let’s take the following scenario: you have a backend with a development, test, acceptance and production environment. Each environment is accessed with different shortcuts in the Start Menu. In that shortcut the environment is shown. The shortcut in the Start Menu is only shown if you are allowed …

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May 15 2014

Check if a MSI has already been installed

Last updated: 16th May, 2014, 11:22 AM Sometimes it is easy to know if a MSI has already been installed. For example: use the same script to deploy both a MSI and the patches. If the MSI has already been installed, then install only the patches. Making an ‘adminstrative installation point’ and apply the patch …

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Jul 11 2013

Installing all Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime modules

Last updated: 6th March, 2017, 11:24 PM On my blog post Latest Supported Visual C++ Downloads you a link to the Microsoft site Latest Supported Visual C++ Downloads. Once downloaded, how to install all these updates?

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Mar 25 2013

Same homepage for Firefox as for Internet Explorer

Last updated: 28th July, 2014, 10:50 AM Sometimes each country has a different homepage. In Internet Explorer you can set each homepage via the policy. Also that can be done for Firefox in combination with GPO For Firefox. But it also generates extra administrative load as the same setting should be maintained at 2 places.

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Mar 21 2013

Reinstall all virtual applications deployed by SCCM 2007

Last updated: 2nd October, 2014, 7:53 PM The client I am working for now, uses SCCM 2007 to deploy App-V 4.6 packages. In the past it was needed to re-install both the SCCM 2007 and App-V client. As a result that the user has to re-install all the virtual applications.

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Mar 16 2013

How to detect the CPU and OS Architecture

Screenprint Windows 2008 Server x64

Last updated: 31st March, 2013, 11:43 AM The client I am working for now, has both XP and Windows 7. XP is 32 bits and Windows 7 is 64 bits. To avoid that I have to make the packages twice, I make both 32 and 64 bits versions. Depending on the CPU architecture the MSI …

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Mar 15 2013

Perform all the SCCM Client Actions

Last updated: 16th March, 2017, 3:10 PM This script performs all the actions as mentioned in the SCCM Client.

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Mar 08 2013

Retrieve the shortcut properties from all the shortcuts in the Start Menu

Last updated: 30th March, 2013, 9:30 PM As a packager it is needed to retrieve the shortcut properties. What executable is used in each shortcut.

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