App-V Versions

I always like to keep an up to date spreadsheet with the App-V builds with me. I tend to distribute this to customers that are trying to understand what versions are the correct ones and also what the benefits are for each patch/full release. Hopefully the below will be of some use to you, there…


Microsoft has encountered an error with licensing and will need to close

I had a customer email me the other day saying that they have been working with Office 2010 and trying to sequence and deploy the package. However every time deployed the sequenced App-V package of Office 2010 to a user, the user received an error; “Microsoft Office has encountered a problem with licensing and will…


R6030 – CRT not initialized

I had an interesting issue a few months ago on a customer site. The customer had sequenced an application and could deploy the said application fine to Windows XP but whenever they deployed it to the Terminal Server/Citrix Farm the application generated an error. The customer raised it over on AppVirtGuru and we got stuck…


Using SCCM Local Policy to Selectively Restrict App-V Integration

I got chatting over a month ago with Rob York who is one of my colleges in Microsoft about the SCCM and App-V Integration. He was working with a customer that had already deployed App-V Full Infrastructure and wanted a graceful way around moving them to SCCM. One of the tail conversations I had with…


Application Virtualization Explorer – Released

I have been meaning to blog about this for ages. Kalle released me a version of AVE in alpha and again in Beta, and i just never got around to finishing my blog post on it……  :o( The tool however is fab! I as well as a number of my community buddies have been loving…


App-V with Microsoft Office 2010 (Deployment Kit and Recipe/PoC)

The Office 2010 deployment kit, recipe, and PoC Package are now available.  I love my sequenced version of office 2010, i have been using it as a sequenced application since the Beta and love the performance, reliability and my ability to DSC plugins into the environment. If you have not given it a try than…


App-V Sequencing SuperFlow

Yesterday on Microsoft Download the product team released the App-V Sequencing Superflow. The Sequencing Superflow is an interactive content model provides a structured and interactive interface for viewing documentation. Each SuperFlow includes comprehensive information about a specific dataflow, workflow, or process. Depending on the focus of the SuperFlow, you will find overview information, steps that…


The requested operation requires elevation : 2C-000002E4

If your like me and use your app-v client for everything, you may sometimes come across applications that require an elevation in privilege? I have been working up in Wolverhampton on and off with a customer (Mike Cheetham and Gul Ahmed). We have been working heavily to get a large number of very bespoke application…


App-V 4.6 Hotfix 1 available on request

Sebastian pinged me again to let me know that App-V 4.6 Hotfix 1 is now available on Request from Microsoft Support. The following Problems are addressed in this Fix: If you publish a package global, but the same package was already published locally on the Client, you see that the Icons are not displayed correctly….