25 avril 2013

Tweaking your Windows 7/XP Desktops on VDI

My buddy John Simon has put together some common tweaks he uses for for his company’s Virtual Desktops.  These are easy tweaks that can be used in VMware View and Citrix XenDesktop desktops but are sometimes forgot.  Pop them into your VM template and reap the performance benefits.  Some can also be used on your local machine for some enhanced performance. Disable hibernation by running the command powercfg /hibernate off from the command line (WIN7/XP): Set the windows page file to a... [Lire la suite]
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12 novembre 2009

Install ESXi 4.0 to an IDE drive

Install ESXi 4.0 to an IDE driveBy default, if the ESXi install can not find a supported device to install to, then the installer will quit with the error message: "Unable to find a supported device to write the VMware ESXi <version> image to." If it is the case that the IDE drive in your host is recognized by ESXi, then you will be able to modify the install script TargetFilter.py to recognize your IDE device as a supported install device. You can find the list of devices that ESXi can recognize here. The install... [Lire la suite]
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