Posts Tagged ‘Virtual Engine Toolkit’

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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VET v1.2 Group Policy Import Bug

This post is just a heads-up on some errors we’ve seen importing Group Policy Objects into RES Workspace Manager with the latest Virtual Engine Toolkit v1.2 release. In version v1.2 we introduced the ability to convert GPO permissions and OU links. To achieve this we needed to alter the way in which we enumerated the…

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Virtual Engine Receives RES Recognition

Virtual Engine are honoured to have been highlighted by RES Software in their 5 year milestone of the RES Software Valued Professional programme. Having two RSVP members is in itself a privilege, but to have received recognition for our efforts with the Virtual Engine Toolkit is also important to us. Needless to say we are already working…

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VET v1.2 Released!

Virtual Engine are pleased to announce the general availability of version 1.2 of the Virtual Engine Toolkit (VET). The latest Windows installer and documentation is available for download now on the Virtual Engine web site. We’ve put together a series of short videos demonstrating each new feature. In the “What’s New” video series we cover…

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What’s New in VET v1.1

With the public release of the Virtual Engine Toolkit (VET) v1.1 just around the corner, we’ve put together a short overview video demonstrating each new feature. In the “What’s New” video we cover the following features: Conversion of Group Policy Objects to RES Workspace Manager building blocks; Conversion of Active Directory published printers and site…

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Updating Mandatory Profiles Part 2

Having seen that our original Updating Mandatory Profiles post is quite popular, I thought I’d follow it up with an update. The process described in the first post is quite labourious and error prone. I’d like to make people aware of how quick and easy the Profile Update Utility (PuU) makes updating a mandatory profile with ActiveSetup keys.…

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Locating Computer GPO Registry Values

I come across this scenario all the time that requires a HKLM registry setting to be configured. Typically this can be implemented via Group Policy but, for whatever reason, you which to set the resulting registry value directly. It might be because you don’t wish to cut a new GPO just for a couple of…

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Virtual Engine Toolkit v1.0 Released

We are pleased to announce that the free Virtual Engine Toolkit (VET) 1.0 has been released! The new release includes an updated wizard to convert multiple Group Policy Objects to .REG files in a single pass and also includes the new Profile Update Utility (PuU). For more information or to download now, visit the VET…

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Virtual Engine Toolkit BETA 3 Released

Virtual Engine are pleased to announce the launch the new BETA 3 release of the Virtual Engine Toolkit (VET). This release incorporates several reported bug fixes and a few enhancements. Issues importing Group Policy Objects and merging ADM/X files have been fixed. New enhancements include the ability to easily view the .ONCE file GUIDs generated…

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Office 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2008 R2 Templates Released

The merged Microsoft Office 2003, Office 2007 and Office 2010 template files have been uploaded to the Virtual Engine website and are available for download in the Templates section. Each .ZIP file contains all the office templates for each product edition, e.g. Standard, Small Business and Professional etc, making it easy for you to configure…

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