Ben Whitmore

75 posts
20 years experienced IT professional. Currently Technical Architect supporting the Datacentre, SCCM, O365, Intune, vSphere, Active Directory, Exchange, SCCM/ConfigMgr, Cisco, SAN, Mitel VOIP/SIP, MDM/MAM, SFB and more. Often a simple and effective solution seen by the customer requires lots of work 'under the hood' - this is where my skill set puts me.
Mitel-PrairyieFyre-Contact-Center-Client 58-Silent-Install

Mitel/PrairyieFyre Contact Center Client 5.8 Silent Install

Rolling out Windows 7 64bit prompted me to create an installation script for our PrairieFyre Contact Center Client. It is fairly basic, we install some prerequisites, the Contact Center Client (CCC) with the IP address of the server and then do a bit of cleaning up (vcredist is so messy […]

Install CutePDF Silently on Windows 7 64bit and remove the ASK Toolbar

Install CutePDF Silently on Windows 7 64bit and remove the ASK Toolbar

Well, there I was trying to figure out how to create a silent install script for CutePDF on our Windows 7 64bit PCs. After losing a few hairs trying to work out why it wasn’t working silently it was because setup was looking for a 32bit installation of ghostscript. Answer?

AppSense MSI Cleanup Action

AppSense MSI Cleanup

Ok, so I have a little obsessive compulsion when it comes to cleaning up old config files that are no longer needed. I notice the msi files build up a fair amount in the “%ProgramFiles%\AppSense\Management Center\Communications Agent\download” directory. I wanted to delete any files that are older than 30 days […]

AppSense - Personalizing Internet Explorer Trusted Sites

Appsense Not Personalizing Internet Explorer Trusted Sites

Well, today it was brought to my attention that we weren’t personalizing Internet Explorer Trusted Sites..woops. But as we are stillĀ rollingĀ out AppSense I forgave myself. We added the following registry key to our Application Group “Internet_Explorer” under the Registry Tab – Includes (see image below)