WVD MSIX App attach Event Logs added to MSIX Log Tool

To help with troubleshooting and diagnosing issues with MSIX app attach packages on WVD, I have added some features to my MSIX Event log tool which helps you review the events from the RDAgent on Windows Virtual Desktop specifically for MSIX app attach. There are three options just like the first version of MSIX logs.... Continue Reading →

Troubleshooting MSIX App attach Errors using the MSIX Log Tool

Introduction Before deploying your MSIX images to Windows Virtual Desktop for production use, you may want to test your apps first. This is to avoid disappointment and any issues with the apps. I have created a simple log tool which provides a graphic interface as well as the ability to export and clear the MSIX... Continue Reading →

MSIX app attach – How To Manage CIMFS File Sprawl – Tips and Tricks

Introduction CIMFS is a new file system known as the composite file system. A CIM is essentially a small collection of flat files containing one or more data and metadata region files, one or more object ID files and one or more filesystem description files. CIM's image format is a similar concept to a WIM... Continue Reading →

Identifying CIMFS Mounted Images

Introduction The Composite file system was introduced into Windows 10 Build 2004. One big difference between CIMFS and the Virtual Disk (VHD and VHDX) is that CIMFS does not show in both the Device Manager and Disk Management consoles. This makes it more tricky to diagnose issues or clear mounted CIM images. As you can... Continue Reading →

A Introduction to MSIX App attach – Ebook

My second book has been released 7th of December 2020 "A Introduction to MSIX app Attach" This book covers the fundamentals of MSIX App attach, administrative procedures, and includes an introduction to the CIMFS file system and performance metrics. The book also covers MSIX App attach in conjunction with VMware App volumes 4 as well... Continue Reading →

Parallels RAS 18 Public Preview

Introduction Parallels RAS has been an evolving contender in the End User Computing space over the last couple of years. Year on year Parallels RAS raises the bar. Version 18 public preview offers a number of new features and enhancements including the integration of FSLogix Profile Containers and an Integration to Windows Virtual Desktop. It's... Continue Reading →

Testing CimFS (Composite File System) – Windows Virtual Desktop

Introduction On the 15th of October 2020, I was kindly invited to be interviewed and present on the WVD Community Podcast. For all those who watched, you will note that I spoke about MSIX App Attach and the proposed new file system CimFS. If you missed it, you can find it here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3Qt2lk69S4&t=2247s As I... Continue Reading →

Ebook – Quickstart Guide to Windows Virtual Desktop

Check out the eBook I collaborated on with Microsoft. Published: 10/2/2020 Learn how to set up a secure, remote desktop experience from anywhere using Windows Virtual Desktop. Plan, deploy, and optimize your virtual desktop environment to deliver Windows 10 desktops on any device—and reduce infrastructure costs. Read this e-book to:  Plan for a successful deployment... Continue Reading →

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