Hotfix Package 1 for Microsoft User Experience Virtualization 2.0 is now available

This one is UE-V specific but since so many App-V customers also use UE-V I thought I’d go ahead and post this here. Consider the following scenario: – You deploy the Microsoft User Experience Virtualization 2.0 agent. – You have Microsoft Excel or another Dynamic Data Exchange-enabled program installed but have not started the program….


Applications Suitable for Virtualizing in Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V)

~ Chuck Timon A question often asked by customers is “What types of applications are suitable for virtualizing using Microsoft’s Application Virtualization (App-V) solution?” Occasionally it’s more specific where the question is “Does Microsoft publish a ‘white-list’ of applications that can be virtualized using App-V?” When I first started supporting App-V and I had customers…


How to troubleshoot App-V 5.0 DeploymentConfig & UserConfig script deployment failures using AppV Manage

Hello everyone, John Behneman here again. Recently I had case where a customer wanted to modify policy registry keys during a publishing event. Specifically, he wanted to disable protected mode for his Adobe 11 package. By default, protected mode is enabled and deploying Adobe 11 using App-V 5.0 with protected mode enabled will cause Adobe…


Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 SP3 is now supported on System Center Configuration Manager

System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 and System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 now support Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 4.6 SP3 Desktop Client and Application Virtualization Client for Remote Desktop Services. This client…(read more) Read the complete post at…/microsoft-appv-4.6-sp3-is-now-supported-on-system-center-config-mgr.aspx J.C. Hornbeck | Solution Asset PM | Microsoft GBS Management and Security Division Get the…

Your guide to App-V 5.0 application publishing and client interaction

We just published a new guide designed to help both new and experienced users of Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) gain a better understanding of how the App-V 5.0 SP2 client processes packages and presents them to users. It provides details around typical client operations with important locations for data storage, how the publishing refresh process…


Now Available: Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 Service Pack 3

Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 Service Pack 3 (App-V 4.6 SP3) is now available. This service pack provides the latest updates to App-V 4.6. Additionally, this service pack includes some improvements and a hotfix rollup. For details and instructions on how to download , please see the following: KB2873450 – Description of Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6…