App-V 5.1 misleading conversion warning (Scripts used during conversion included)

During my last project I had the chance to convert about a hundred sequences from App-V 4.6 to App-V 5.1. I started out with a script to test if the sequences could be converted by using the Powershell cmdlet Test-AppvLegacyPackage and export the data to xml and then onto an html file. The html file proved ...

Strange characters in AppV 5.0 xml configuration files 1

Strange characters in AppV 5.0 xml configuration files
In AppV 5.0 you can overwrite the default configuration (Appxmanifest.xml in the .appv file) with two external files called DeploymentConfig.xml and UserConfig.xml. At times I would observe strange characters in these two files. See the picture below for an example of a file containing these strange characters: The files should look like this: Today I ...