[THIN] Re: Bloated Citrix Profile Issue

  • From: Jim Kenzig <jkenzig@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:23:37 -0400

This is what I helped WMSoftware on my idea to create a program that
cleaned profiles within a directory and shrink them. ProfileJet is the
result. Check it out.
http://www.wmsoftware.com/for-remote-desktop-servers/profilejet
Regards
Jim Kenzig
http://www.kenzig.com


On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, Angela <angela_smith9@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi
>
> We have an issue where our Citrix Profiles are bloated.  We use Citrix
> Profile Management.  We have the following Folder exclusions in place via a
> AD Group Policy:
>
> Exclusion list - directories
> Desktop
> Appdata\Local
> Contacts
> Searches
> Downloads
> Music
> Pictures
> Saved Games
> Videos
> AppData\LocalLow\Adobe
> AppData\LocalLow\Microsoft
> AppData\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deployment\cache
> AppData\LocalLow\Temp
> AppData\LocalLow\SSH
> AppData\Roaming\ICAClient
>
>
> Unfortunately some of the exclusions were not in place from Day 1 so we
> have profiles that are around 200Mb!  I was hoping the profiles would clean
> themselves once I added the folder exclusions but it isn't working this
> way.  I have around 2000 profiles to clean..  Are there any tools that will
> delete unnecessary folders from the profile?  Otherwise does anyone have
> any scripts that I can customize to delete folders such as:
>
> %username%\UPM_Profile\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Office\14\OffliceFileCache
>
> Thanks
> Ang
>


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