Paul Cobben

Paul Cobben

Paul is an experienced IT professional with over 35 years of experience in various roles. He has a strong background in application packaging, virtualization, deployment, image building, and processes. In 2015, he joined SparkleFlow, a company that develops a framework for managing applications, processes, and information in enterprise organizations. Paul is an expert in making application management organized and straightforward, regardless of the environment’s sophistication or the number of applications being handled.

AppManagEvent 2023

Get ready for AppManagEvent 2023!

Get Ready for the Application Management Event of the Year! AppManagEvent 2023 is here, set to empower IT professionals and decision-makers with the latest advancements and insights in application management. Mark your calendars for the 17th edition happening on...

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Advanced Installer 21.0: Technical Highlights

MSI Embedded UI Framework: Advanced Installer 21.0 introduces the MSI Embedded UI, eliminating the confines of traditional Windows Installer package designs. This feature equips engineers with the following: Modern UI controls and dialogues. Drag-and-drop...

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Disable Chrome Ad Privacy Notifications

Google Chrome's recent update introduced an Ad Privacy feature. This new addition offers users increased control over the ads they view. However, the notifications tied to this feature can be irritating for some users. Disabling them can enhance the browsing...

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Silent Installation and Configuration of Office 365

A Comprehensive Guide for IT Administrators As IT administrators, automating and silently installing software can help simplify large-scale deployments. Today, we're going to focus on Microsoft Office 365 and the tools required for its automated installation: the...


Implementing a Silent Install and Uninstall of Notepad++

In this guide, we will discuss the steps necessary for deploying Notepad++ using the PowerShell App Deployment Toolkit (PSADT). This script handles new installs, upgrades to newer versions, and uninstalls any existing or previous versions of Notepad++. Some may...

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Deploy Driver updates using Intune

The article authored by Manish Bangia provides a comprehensive guide on utilizing the latest feature in Microsoft Intune, which allows for the deployment of driver updates, including firmware updates. This feature was introduced in June 2023 and is specifically...

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Unveiling the Power of Windows Sandbox

Unveiling the Power of Windows Sandbox in Windows 11 Professional and Enterprise Editions In the present digital landscape, securing your digital assets has never been more critical. Windows 11, Microsoft's latest offering, brings robust features that elevate...

Intune 2307

The July 2023 update (2307) of Microsoft Intune

The July 2023 update (2307) of Microsoft Intune introduces significant enhancements to boost productivity and manage more sophisticated use cases. Firstly, users can now uninstall Windows apps from the Intune Company Portal themselves, eliminating the need for help...

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