Posts by Nathan Sperry

App-V 5 Configuration Editor (ACE) v1.4 Released!

Virtual Engine are pleased to announce the version 1.4 release of the App-V 5 Configuration Editor (ACE). This (free) utility provides a simple user interface for editing App-V 5 dynamic configuration and manifest files, without manually hacking the underlying XML files. This release requires Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 or above and contains several reported bug…

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App-V 5 Sequencer Template – Full VFS Write Mode

With the recent release of Hotfix 4 for App-V 5.0, Microsoft has now provided the ability to “Allow virtual applications full write permissions to the virtual file system”. This setting can be found in the sequencer under the “Advanced” tab as demonstrated in the screen shot below:   Should you wish to enable this setting…

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VET v1.4 Released!

Virtual Engine are pleased to announce the general availability of version 1.4 of the Virtual Engine Toolkit (VET). The latest Windows installer and documentation is available for download now on the Virtual Engine web site. There’s no “What’s New” video this time but to view existing videos on the Virtual Engine Toolkit, please check out…

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App-V 5 Configuration Editor (ACE) v1.1 Released!

Virtual Engine are pleased to announce the version 1.1 release of the App-V 5 Configuration Editor (ACE). This (free) utility provides a simple user interface for editing App-V 5 the machine or user dynamic configuration files without manually hacking the underlying XML files. New in this release is the ability to Add, Delete and Edit shortcuts within the…

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App-V 5 Configuration Editor User Guide

We’ve been working hard getting the App-V 5 Configuration Editor (ACE) ready for official release; take a look at the ACE page for a bit more information about why it was developed. The purpose of this short blog to guide you through the ACE interface. There is an assumption here you have an understanding of…

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App-V 5 Configuration Editor User Guide

We’ve been working hard getting the App-V 5 Configuration Editor (ACE) ready for a BETA release; take a look at the ACE page for a bit more information about why it was developed. With any new application it’s great to have some user guides, right (RTFM)?!? Rest assured that will come when it’s officially released,…

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RES Workspace Manager – JETCMD Example Use Case

We recently announced the release of our new free Job Execution Tool (JET). If you haven’t had chance to read the announcement yet you can find it here. In this post, I’m going to detail one of the various use cases for JETCMD. This should give you an idea why we developed it in the first place…

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Virtual Engine will be presenting at IP EXPO 2012 – London

Virtual Engine’s founder and co-owner Iain Brighton (@Iainbrighton) will demonstrate how using RES Software can help transform the lifecycle of your users in this practical, under the hood demonstration titled “Transforming the lifecycle of a user – from on-boarding to delivery of services and finally off-boarding”. Please join us there on Thursday 18th October, 11:30…

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