Script to check/kill process before install

The following batch file can be used as an example of how to do a software installation/upgrade when process X is not running.  Note that also requires using PsKill from SysInternals.  The script will: Check for the existence of a running process (.exe) of the software Stop the process if detected as running Perform a software installation […]

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Script to check/kill process before install

The following batch file can be used as an example of how to do a software installation/upgrade when process X is not running.  Note that also requires using PsKill from SysInternals.  The script will: Check for the existence of a running process (.exe) of the software Stop the process if detected as running Perform a software installation […]

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App-V 5.0 Script to Update Environment Path

The following script can be used as an example for to update the Windows system Environment variable PATH to include the root of the virtual file system for the package.  The script can be included as part of an App-V 5.0 dynamic configuration file (e.g. DeploymentConfig.xml). Then use this within the UserConfig of the DeploymentConfig.xmlFiled […]

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App-V 5.0 Script to Update Environment Path

The following script can be used as an example for to update the Windows system Environment variable PATH to include the root of the virtual file system for the package.  The script can be included as part of an App-V 5.0 dynamic configuration file (e.g. DeploymentConfig.xml). Then use this within the UserConfig of the DeploymentConfig.xmlFiled […]

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App-V 5.0 Demo – Global scripting / Install Hardware Drivers

This is the walk-through for demo #4 from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit https://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo is on scripting the install of hardware drivers (HP printer) when an App-V package is published to a system.  For this example, I am using the standalone App-V infrastructure, not ConfigMgr 2012 […]

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App-V 5.0 Demo – User scripting / StartProcess

This is the walk-through for demo #3 from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit https://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo is on scripting for a process to run when a user launches the application.  I’m using the game of Sudoku (obtained from SourceForge) and when it is launched by the user, it […]

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App-V 5.0 Demo – Global scripting / Install Hardware Drivers

This is the walk-through for demo #4 from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit http://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo is on scripting the install of hardware drivers (HP printer) when an App-V package is published to a system.  For this example, I am using the standalone App-V infrastructure, not ConfigMgr 2012 […]

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App-V 5.0 Demo – User scripting / StartProcess

This is the walk-through for demo #3 from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit http://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo is on scripting for a process to run when a user launches the application.  I’m using the game of Sudoku (obtained from SourceForge) and when it is launched by the user, it […]

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App-V 5.0 Standalone – How to Activate Deployment Scripts

This is the walk-through in preparation for demonstrations from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit https://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo will show how to “activate” a deployment script (which may contain either user or global/PC scripts) that you may have added to the DeploymentConfig.xml of an App-V package. In your […]

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App-V 5.0 Standalone – How to Activate User Scripts

This is the walk-through in preparation for demonstrations from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit https://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo will show how to “activate” a user script that you may have added to the UserConfig.xml of an App-V package. In your the App-V web console, locate the package and […]

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App-V 5.0 Standalone – How to Activate Deployment Scripts

This is the walk-through in preparation for demonstrations from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit http://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo will show how to “activate” a deployment script (which may contain either user or global/PC scripts) that you may have added to the DeploymentConfig.xml of an App-V package. In your […]

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App-V 5.0 Standalone – How to Activate User Scripts

This is the walk-through in preparation for demonstrations from my Microsoft Master webcast on App-V 5.0 scripting.  For the full webcast information, visit http://t3chn1ck.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/playback-of-microsoft-master-app-v-5-0/. This demo will show how to “activate” a user script that you may have added to the UserConfig.xml of an App-V package. In your the App-V web console, locate the package and […]

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