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Citrix® XenDesktop® 7 Cookbook by Gaspare A. Silvestri

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Configuring and optimizing a desktop OS master image

The first important task will be the configuration and the optimization of the Windows desktop OS operating systems, which will be used as a master image, in order to deploy the desktop instances. The latest version of the Microsoft operating systems offer a lot of graphical enhancements useful to better appreciate their potential and usability. In a complex VDI architecture, we need to be careful about both of these aspects as shown in the previous recipe. Consider that this customization process can vary depending on the configured environment. Anyway, the steps implemented in this section can be generally applied without specific issues.

Getting ready

This recipe involves only the Windows client ...

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