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Slow logon to 2008 R2 due to printers

This is a very common problem; seen in a lot of different scenarios; but it’s most annoying on RDS / XenApp-servers. Logon stalls on printer mappings; for all users. Apparently this is due to the fact that for each printer; every user tries to download the driver from the print server. If you’ve got a bunch (especially HP printers in my experience), it’ll take a good while. Luckily; there is a fix: I haven’t […]


Installing RDS certificates on a Server 2008 R2 farm

After plowing the web for quite some time looking for a guide on how to set up certificates on a RDS-farm using an internal CA; I figured out a couple of things: 1) It’s actually pretty easy; but a bit tedious. 2) Apparently noone bothers making guides for easy things; and after writing this guide, I fully understand that.   Don’t be intimidated by the length of all of this, you only have to do […]