1Y0-201 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Solutions Exam Set 6

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator discovers that some user profiles have grown to over 500 MB in size. The administrator wants to reduce the size of user profiles. Which method could the administrator use to reduce the size of future user profiles without incurring data loss?


Options are :

  • Enable profile streaming for the user profile.
  • Enable file exclusions in a Citrix policy.
  • Disable folder redirection Application Data.
  • Disable 'delete locally cached profiles on logoff'.

Answer : Enable file exclusions in a Citrix policy.

1Y0-253 Citrix NetScaler 10.5 for App Desktop Solutions Exam Set 1

Scenario: A user receives the following error when attempting to log in to a Desktop OS machine: The desktop "Finance1" is temporarily unavailable due to planned maintenance. A Citrix Administrator verified that the Finance1 Delivery Group is NOT in maintenance mode, and no other users report virtual machine issues from the same Delivery Group. How could the administrator resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Turn off maintenance mode on the XenServer hosting the user's Desktop OS machine.
  • Turn off the maintenance mode on the specific Desktop OS machine.
  • Shutdown the user's Desktop OS machine and provision a new Desktop OS machine for the specific user.
  • Restart the Desktop OS machine.

Answer : Turn off the maintenance mode on the specific Desktop OS machine.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator initially set up Finance users with Desktop OS machines which are set to suspend during off-peak hours. Now, the administrator needs to change this setting to shut down the Desktop OS machines to free host resources. Which PowerShell cmdlet should the administrator use to change the existing setting?


Options are :

  • Set-BrokerMachine
  • Set-BrokerDesktopGroup
  • Set-BrokerDesktop
  • Set-BrokerCatalog

Answer : Set-BrokerDesktopGroup

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator manages a XenDesktop site that consists of two Delivery Controllers. The Helpdesk team uses Citrix Director to perform support and monitoring tasks within the environment. A second XenDeskop site with two Delivery Controllers also exists in the environment. How could the administrator integrate the first and second sites so that the Helpdesk team can support both sites from one Director Console?


Options are :

  • Add the new Delivery Controllers to the List of Delivery Controllers using Citrix StoreFront.
  • Add the FQDN of the new Delivery Controller servers in the second site on the servers hosting Citrix Director in the first site.
  • Run PowerShell for Citrix Director on the Delivery Controller.
  • Add a load balancing vServer on the NetScaler and add all four Delivery Controllers to it.

Answer : Add the FQDN of the new Delivery Controller servers in the second site on the servers hosting Citrix Director in the first site.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Exam Set 1

A Citrix Administrator needs to update a master image to deliver an updated application to Desktop OS machines. Which steps should the administrator take next to complete the update of the Desktop OS machines?


Options are :

  • Update a Desktop OS machine, then update the Delivery Group.
  • Update the master image, then update the Delivery Group
  • Update a Desktop OS machine, then update the session machine catalog
  • Update the master image, then update the session machine catalog.

Answer : Update the master image, then update the session machine catalog.

Scenario: In a XenDesktop deployment, a Citrix Administrator must install an application that renders locally and creates a large number of temporary files on the local drive of Desktop OS machines. The administrator creates a vDisk in Private mode that contains the application. Now the administrator must change the vDisk mode from Private to Standard. The administrator must also determine the appropriate write cache type to configure. Which cache type will likely result in system failures with a blue screen of death?


Options are :

  • Cache on server persisted
  • Cache in device RAM with overflow on hard disk
  • Cache on server
  • Cache in device RAM

Answer : Cache in device RAM

After installing Firefox and Adobe Reader on the master target device and updating the vDisk, users report the new applications are NOT visible. What should a Citrix Administrator do to resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Revert the vDisk target to the previous version.
  • Set the vDisk mode to 'Production.'
  • Merge existing vDisks with the base version.
  • Select 'Update Machines' on the Machine Catalog.

Answer : Set the vDisk mode to 'Production.'

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Exam Set 2

Scenario: Employees in an organization work two separate shifts and use pooled-random Desktop OS machines. When employees working at night end their shift, they disconnect from their Desktop OS machines. When employees working the day shift log on, their Desktop OS machines are NOT available. What could a Citrix Administrator do to resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Set 'When Disconnected' to Shutdown during peak hours.
  • Configure the 'Reboot Schedule' in Citrix policies.
  • Set 'When Disconnected' to Suspend during peak hours.
  • Adjust Power Management settings in the Active Directory Group Policy.

Answer : Adjust Power Management settings in the Active Directory Group Policy.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator manages a XenDesktop environment where Machine Creation Services is used to create and deploy Server and Desktop OS machines. After an application update on the master image for the Desktop OS machines, users report functionality issues with their Desktop OS machines. What should the administrator do to resolve the reported issue?


Options are :

  • Reset user profiles using Citrix Director
  • Select 'Revert to' in the Snapshots menu in XenServer.
  • Restart the Desktop OS machines using Citrix Director.
  • Use the 'Rollback Machine Update' option in Citrix Studio.

Answer : Use the 'Rollback Machine Update' option in Citrix Studio.

Scenario: A database server outage occurs on the server that hosts the Provisioning Services database. The database has offline database support enabled. After the database is restored, __________ and __________. (Choose the two correct phrases to complete the sentence.)


Options are :

  • auditing will show only previously recorded administrative actions
  • status changes to device collections will appear
  • all logs will be available as needed
  • the stores will have to be reconfigured

Answer : status changes to device collections will appear the stores will have to be reconfigured

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Exam Set 3

A Citrix Administrator needs to obtain logs from Machine Creation Services. Which .config file should the administrator manually modify to enable logging?


Options are :

  • BrokerService.exe.Config
  • Citrix.MachineIdentity.SdkWcfEndpoint.exe.Config
  • Citrix.Configuration.SdkWcfEndpoint.exe.Config
  • Citrix.MachineCreation.SdkWcfEndpoint.exe.Config

Answer : Citrix.MachineCreation.SdkWcfEndpoint.exe.Config

A user is unable to log on to the StoreFront store through Citrix Receiver. Where should a Citrix Administrator go to enable logging to troubleshoot this issue?


Options are :

  • Citrix Director
  • Citrix Studio
  • StoreFront Management Console
  • Registry Editor on the StoreFront server

Answer : Registry Editor on the StoreFront server

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator is informed of latency at a branch office. Users report they are experiencing slow mouse and keyboard responses, as well as slow screen refreshes, while working within their Desktop OS machines. Users at the branch office access their Desktop OS machines through the NetScaler Gateway. Which tool could the administrator use to monitor the user experience at the remote office?


Options are :

  • Citrix Scout
  • Citrix Director
  • Citrix Studio
  • Citrix Command Center

Answer : Citrix Director

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Exam Set 1

Scenario: Users in an environment access hosted applications from thin clients connected to overhead projectors. Some of these users have complained about delays and interruptions in the video playing when viewing videos that require Adobe Flash player. Where could a Citrix Administrator gather information to resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Logging node in Citrix Studio
  • Event logs on the Delivery Controller
  • Session Detail in Citrix Director
  • Activity Manager in Citrix Director

Answer : Session Detail in Citrix Director

In which node within Citrix Studio could a Citrix Administrator modify the operating system type for Machine Creation Services?


Options are :

  • Controllers
  • Hosting
  • Policies
  • Machine Catalogs

Answer : Machine Catalogs

Scenario: When remote users attempt to log on through NetScaler Gateway, they are presented with the following error message: ‘Cannot Complete your Request.’ When the same users are in the office, they are able to log on successfully. What should a Citrix Administrator change to resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • The External Beacon address to match the external URL of the NetScaler Gateway
  • The Callback URL to match the external URL of the NetScaler Gateway.
  • The StoreFront URL to match the external URL of the NetScaler Gateway.
  • The NetScaler Gateway Authentication method to 'Enable Pass-through'.

Answer : The StoreFront URL to match the external URL of the NetScaler Gateway.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Exam Set 2

Scenario: A line of business application has been deployed as a hosted server application in XenDesktop. The deadline for a critical project is quickly approaching. Users report that the application is slower than usual. The Server OS machines are nonpersistent. Where should a Citrix Administrator gather information to resolve the performance issue?


Options are :

  • Performance Monitor on the Delivery Controller
  • Citrix Studio
  • Provisioning Services vDisk statistics
  • Citrix Director

Answer : Citrix Director

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator manages a XenDesktop environment where Provisioning Services is used to create and deploy Server and Desktop OS machines. The administrator needs to update the vDisk assigned to Desktop OS machines with a new version of an application. What must the administrator do to initiate the update?


Options are :

  • Merge the vDisk versions in the Provisioning Services Console.
  • Select 'Update Machines' on the Machine Catalog in Citrix Studio.
  • Create a new vDisk version in the Provisioning Services Console.
  • Select the Device Collection and restart the target device in the Provisioning Services Console.

Answer : Create a new vDisk version in the Provisioning Services Console.

Scenario: An organization has headquarters based in London and has branch offices in New York and Beijing. Citrix XenDesktop was recently implemented in the environment. All Desktop OS machines are located within the London Datacenter while print servers are located in each branch office. Users have been complaining that printing from the branch offices is slow. All branches are connected through a Wide Area Network (WAN). QoS has been implemented for all ICA/HDX traffic. How could a Citrix Administrator optimize the printing performance for branch office users without asking for additional investments from management?


Options are :

  • Disable client auto-created printers
  • Increase the WAN link speed to the branch offices.
  • Disable direct connections to the print server.
  • Adjust printing bandwidth as part of the overall user session bandwidth limit.

Answer : Disable direct connections to the print server.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Exam Set 3

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator is in the process of creating a new session machine catalog. On the 'Machine Management' page, 'Machine Creation Services (MCS)' is grayed out. What should the administrator do to enable this option for selection?


Options are :

  • Add a new resource connection
  • Restart the Delivery Controller.
  • Install the 'Machine Creation Service Extension' on each Delivery Controller.
  • Use the New-BrokerCatalog PowerShell cmdlet.

Answer : Add a new resource connection

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator needs to reduce power consumption during off-peak hours. With the current configuration, the Desktop OS machines will remain powered-on when users disconnect at the end of the workday. How could the administrator reduce power consumption during off-peak hours?


Options are :

  • Set the Reboot Schedule policy from within Citrix Studio.
  • Configure Power Management settings in an Active Directory Group Policy.
  • Create a shutdown scheduled task on the Desktop OS machines.
  • Use the PowerShell cmdlet: Set-BrokerDesktopGroup.

Answer : Use the PowerShell cmdlet: Set-BrokerDesktopGroup.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator uses Machine Creation Services to provision Desktop OS machines in an environment. The administrator needs to update an application that is locally installed on the Desktop OS machines. Which action should the administrator take after updating the application to ensure that users are provided with the updated application?


Options are :

  • Update the master image, then update the Delivery Group
  • Update the Desktop OS machines, then update the appropriate session machine catalog.
  • Update the session machine catalog, then update the Delivery Group.
  • Update the master image, then update the appropriate session machine catalog.

Answer : Update the master image, then update the appropriate session machine catalog.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Exam Set 4

A Citrix Administrator is given the task of creating a new maintenance version for a vDisk from an existing maintenance disk. Which task does the administrator need to complete before the new maintenance version of the vDisk is created?


Options are :

  • Release vDisk locks.
  • Promote the version.
  • Unassign the vDisk from selected devices.
  • Merge the vDisk.

Answer : Merge the vDisk.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator at a medical facility needs to set up kiosks for noncorporate users to launch an application that utilizes internal authentication. The administrator needs to configure the site store.OrgA.com to allow this. How should the administrator configure the store to accomplish this requirement?


Options are :

  • Create an anonymous store using the Delivery Controllers belonging to OrgA.
  • Configure a new store as internal only with remote access.
  • Add a VPN in Remote Access for store.OrgA.com to allow access.
  • Configure the existing store as internal only with Remote Access set to None.

Answer : Create an anonymous store using the Delivery Controllers belonging to OrgA.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator uses Provisioning Services to deploy a Windows 7 image in Standard mode. After updating the hosting infrastructure to the latest version, the XenServer tools within the vDisk need to be updated. Which method could the administrator use to update the XenServer tools?


Options are :

  • Enable maintenance mode on the Delivery Group and install tools.
  • Clone the master target device and install tools.
  • Reverse the image and install tools.
  • Place the vDisk in Private image mode and install tools.

Answer : Reverse the image and install tools.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Test Set 1

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator who works for a hospital receives a request to set the display quality settings to the maximum possible quality for reviewing MRI scans. The hospital is using HDX 3D Pro within a XenDesktop 7.6 deployment. What should the administrator do to enhance the display quality as required in the scenario?


Options are :

  • Enable the HDX3DPro Quality Settings policy
  • Apply the CLI command xevgpu-create vm-uuid=
  • Enable the Lossless policy
  • Create a new catalog for the HDX 3D Pro Desktop OS machines

Answer : Enable the Lossless policy

What should a Citrix Administrator do to ensure that a vDisk is properly load balanced across multiple Provisioning Services servers in an environment where the Streaming Service is working properly?


Options are :

  • Create a separate store and assign servers from different sites to load balance the vDisk.
  • Rebalance the target devices across the Provisioning Services servers.
  • Go to the vDisk properties to ensure that load balancing is set.
  • Check the association of the servers to a site to ensure all servers are configured to separate sites.

Answer : Rebalance the target devices across the Provisioning Services servers.

Scenario: A new Electronic Medical Records application has been deployed on XenDesktop. The application stores a user specific file in C:\Program Files\EMR\ %username%. This file needs to be included in the user profile to provide a consistent user experience. Citrix Profile Manager is enabled. What could a Citrix Administrator do to add the file to the user profile?


Options are :

  • Add the EMR folder to the mandatory profile location.
  • Use Microsoft Folder Redirection to include the EMR folder.
  • Configure a Citrix policy with Active Writeback.
  • Apply a policy in Citrix Studio with file inclusion.

Answer : Apply a policy in Citrix Studio with file inclusion.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Test Set 2

Scenario: Users report slow application launch times after a master image update. These users have critical deadlines and need access to their machines as soon as possible. How should a Citrix Administrator resolve the slow application launch times?


Options are :

  • Revert to the previous image
  • Migrate the Desktop OS machines to a different host.
  • Restart the impacted Desktop OS machines.
  • Reset user profiles using Citrix Director.

Answer : Migrate the Desktop OS machines to a different host.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator implemented pooled-random Desktop OS machines with Personal vDisk for the executive staff. The CIO is concerned about the retention of his vDisk. Which tool should the administrator use to implement vDisk retention?


Options are :

  • PowerShell
  • Citrix Studio
  • ctxpvd.exe
  • Citrix Director

Answer : PowerShell

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator needs to temporarily stop connections to all machines belonging to the Finance Applications Delivery Group. Which step should the administrator take to ensure that NO new connections are possible to this Delivery Group while performing maintenance?


Options are :

  • Select the Delivery Group and use the 'Turn On Maintenance Mode' option.
  • Use the PowerShell cmdlet: Set-BrokerAccessPolicyRule.
  • Shut down all affected machines within the XenServer console.
  • Enable Maintenance Mode on a XenServer that hosts 'Financial Applications'.

Answer : Select the Delivery Group and use the 'Turn On Maintenance Mode' option.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Test Set 3

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator recently created and deployed a new vDisk to all Desktop OS machines. The morning after making that change, users are unable to launch their Desktop OS machines. The administrator finds that the Desktop OS machines associated with the new vDisk are shut down and in maintenance mode. How could the administrator resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Create Desktop OS machine Active Directory accounts manually and restart all the machines.
  • Disable Maintenance mode on the device collection.
  • Select 'Enable Active Directory machine account password management' on the vDisk.
  • Disable the machine account password changes policy through the GPO in the organizational unit where the target devices are located.

Answer : Select 'Enable Active Directory machine account password management' on the vDisk.

A Citrix Administrator needs to configure email alerts on performance threshold events for a XenServer resource pool. Which three types of XenServer alerts could the administrator set in XenCenter? (Choose three.)


Options are :

  • Memory usage
  • Disk usage
  • Network usage
  • CPU usage

Answer : Memory usage Network usage CPU usage

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator used the versioning feature of Provisioning Services to test changes made to a vDisk. After a successful test, the version is promoted. All users are using the latest production version. Over time, additional versions of the vDisk are created. To conserve space, the administrator decides to merge all of the versions to a new base version but the Merge option appears grayed out. Why does the Merge option appear grayed out?


Options are :

  • Merging within the Provisioning Service console is only possible for an individual vDisk version.
  • The administrator needs to promote the existing Maintenance Version to Test or Production, after that the Merge option becomes available.
  • The last production version of the vDisk is locked and used by the Target Devices. After all locks are removed, the Merge option becomes available.
  • The vDisk was NOT created with the latest version of the Provisioning Services target device software.

Answer : The administrator needs to promote the existing Maintenance Version to Test or Production, after that the Merge option becomes available.

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Practice Test Set 4

What should a Citrix Administrator create before configuring Power Management for a desktop group?


Options are :

  • An Administrator with the Host Administrator role
  • A hosting connection
  • A policy
  • An Administrator with the Machine Catalog Administrator role

Answer : A hosting connection

Scenario: XenDesktop is being used in an environment to deliver App-V applications to users. A Citrix Administrator deploys a new App-V package to the App-V Publishing Server. The App-V package must be delivered to a specific group of users through Citrix Studio. The administrator selects an existing Delivery Group in Citrix Studio and uses the 'Add Applications' option. The list of installed applications on the master image does NOT display the newly created App-V application. What should the administrator do to resolve this issue?


Options are :

  • Install the Citrix Connector for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager and import all App-V Applications from SCCM.
  • Create a new Delivery Group, use 'Applications' as Delivery Type and select the option 'Enable App-V Applications' within the wizard.
  • Specify the AppV Publishing Server through a GPO and apply this GPO to all servers within this Delivery Group. After the GPO is applied, re-run the 'Add-Applications' task.
  • Verify that the App-V publishing settings are correct, run the task 'Refresh App-V Application,' and re-run the 'Add Applications' task.

Answer : Verify that the App-V publishing settings are correct, run the task 'Refresh App-V Application,' and re-run the 'Add Applications' task.

Scenario: A Citrix Administrator manages a XenDesktop environment with 2000 Desktop OS machines. The storage administrator has informed the Citrix Administrator that the name of the storage resources will be changing to meet the requirements of a naming scheme required by management. Which component of the XenDesktop environment will be impacted by the storage resource name change?


Options are :

  • Virtual Delivery Agent
  • Citrix Director
  • Machine Creation Services
  • Provisioning Services

Answer : Machine Creation Services

1Y0-201 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Solutions Exam Set 1

A Citrix Administrator is in the process of building new virtual machines using Machine Creation Services within a XenDesktop site. How could the administrator ensure that all new virtual machines have the same individual settings for memory and CPU at the time the machines are built?


Options are :

  • Use a built-in hosting template.
  • Create a custom template in the hosting environment.
  • Create a master target device in the hosting infrastructure
  • Set the master device as a template in Provisioning Services.

Answer : Create a master target device in the hosting infrastructure

What will continue to function while a XenDesktop site database is offline?


Options are :

  • Anonymous Connections
  • Existing user connections to Desktop OS machines
  • Citrix Studio
  • Citrix Director

Answer : Existing user connections to Desktop OS machines

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