Citrix Systems, Inc. is a multinational corporation founded in 1989. It provides server and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and cloud computing technologies, including Xen open source products. Though not their only product, "Citrix" (as in "Citrix server") is ...

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Terminal Server and loopback address usage

Been trying to research this question to no avail yet!. Perhaps somebody can help. I am trying to identify if localhost on a TS works in the same way as a straight server. If I have an application ...
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Acronis Backup Advanced 11.5 for Citrix XenServer 6.5 installation issues

We are trying to deploy Acronis Backup Advanced for Citrix XenServer on a running pool of XenServer's. The documentation of the product isn't quite clear about the procedure of the installation and ...
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Citrix NetScaler sending FIN, ACK for SSL VPN Clients

I realise that it's unlikely anyone here has a definite "Check this box to resolve this" answer, but I'm struggling with this issue and I'm hoping that someone with more knowledge than me can give me ...
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IIS sees all connections as local connextions when running Citrix Secure Gateway on the same box

We have Citrix Secure Gateway installed on a Windows Server 2008 R2 server with the Citrix login page hosted in IIS on the same server. The CSG handles incoming HTTP and HTTPS connections on ports 80 ...
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Recover Citrix deleted application

Due to an error some of the Published applications in our farm (Citrix 4.5) were deleted. As far as we have the datastore in Oracle probably restoring our last backup before the accidental deletion ...
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Can't attach iSCSI with multipathing in Citrix XenServer

Dear people of the world. I have a problem reattaching an iSCSI target on XenServer after a reboot. Whenever I try, I get several errors. Here's me in the attach screen on the redundant storage ...
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Citrix users cannot add locations to favorites in Explorer

Citrix users (Windows Server 2008R2/XenDesktop 7 Published Desktops) are unable to drag locations to "Favorites" in Explorer. Icon changes to a red "no" symbol. Users have roaming profiles.
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XenCenter shows two disks per VM

I have two servers with Citrix XenServer 6.2 installed, including all patches up to XS62ESP1019. The servers are not part of a pool, the VMs do not have snapshots. When migrating a VM from one server ...
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In-house java apps work in citrix environment but will not run locally on a users machine

BACKGROUND I am one of three systems administrator for the organization i work at. We previously had a Java developer who is no longer with the organization. The developer built several custom Java ...
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Random XEN guests do not boot complaining disk not found

Performed the latest Citrix XEN Server 6.2 updates, skipping anything related to 6.5. Everything seemed normal after fixing GrubConf.py except that a few random Windows Servers would not start. ...
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XenServer: run management and data over same LACP bond

I have a XenServer (open source version 6.5) machine with 6 available ethernet interfaces. Is there a way to create one single LACP bond with all interfaces and then run the management network as ...
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Should XenApp users have access to task manager?

I have a XenApp 6.5 farm of around 30 servers running on Server 2008 delivering a published desktop. A fair percentage of our help desk calls are around hung sessions. It's not an excessive amount ...
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Has VDI become the “silver bullet”? [closed]

Have virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) projects become something which are seen as the simple catch all solution for enterprise infrastructure? What justifies a VDI solution over a standard ...
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Block file browsing on Windows Explorer

I have a Citrix application that open Windows Explorer from a menu. The command invoked to open Explorer is: Explorer "g:\app\folder" What happens when Explorer is opened is that it shows a window ...
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How to enable SNMP on a Citrix NetScaler 10.1

I am trying to set up MRTG against a Citrix NetScaler 10.1 appliance, but I am not getting a response to SNMP requests. I have added the MRTG machine as a SNMP manager and added a community. It does ...
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HPOM Java GUI, multiple users connecting to different servers from Citrix sessions on the same server possible?

I have an app (HPOM Java GUI) running on a 2008 R2 Xenapp 6 box that employs client certificates for encrypting connections to the HPOM server. I have 2 different sets of users who will use this app ...
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How can I invoke Keyboard shortcuts while in session 0 when accessing via RDP Citrix?

I am administering a 2008 server that I must access via RDP that is launched via Citrix. I am accessing via Firefox using Citrix Receiver 13.0.0.256735 on Linux. I experience the same issues on ...
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How do I get the system-serial-number for Xen Server?

I would like to find out how could I be able to retrieve the system-serial-number of virtual machines installed on Citrix XenServer. I had referred to ...
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Citrix XenApp application not able to access Win7 - XPMode shared directory (access denied)

So many different layers, so much "fun" I'm trying to do something I shouldn't be doing, but I don't have any other choice at this point. We have old lab equipment with old software that will not ...
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AWS Directory Service compatibility with XenApp / XenDesktop

I have a question regarding AWS Directory Service compatibility with Citrix XenApp / XenDesktop. I am about to deploy a Citrix XenApp environment in AWS. A requirement for XenApp is a working Active ...
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WinServer 2003 R2: Socket Error#10060

So I inherited a legacy in-house application, that is supposed to have printing functionality. However, whenever a user prints, it conks out with the following error, "Message: Socket Error #10060, ...
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How to support Kerberos authentication on internal websites through Citrix Access Gateway

When I remote in through a citrix access gateway (using netscaler) I am unable to use kerberos tickets for authentication with apache. The browser only sends an NTLMSSP negotiate header and gives up. ...
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Where do I go on the Citrix XenApp server to recreate Outlook profile?

We are running Citrix Xen Servers 6.5. We are using roaming profiles with folder re-direction. I am having an issue with a single user's Outlook 2010 application where during the launch process and ...
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Can a Citrix NetScaler loadbalance based on the path portion of a URL?

So I have a domain hosting two lovely applications thus... http://intranet.lan:80/firstapp http://intranet.lan:80/secondapp And two physical boxes serving them up http://box1.lan:80/firstapp ...
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2008 R2 RDS Client Printers Disappearing?

So my issue is something I can find nothing on and is very hard to track down. I am working with Microsoft and Citrix support but am getting nowhere and my client is becoming frustrated on the lack ...
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Layout for virtualisation of 50 desktops [closed]

We are planning to deploy 50 virtual desktops(for normal users) using thin client hardware and VDI solution(using VMware or Citrix).Currently we have'nt virtualised any of the physical servers.I heard ...
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Xen cannot see all the LUNs in ISCSI HP StorageWorks MSA2312i Dual Controller Modular Smart Array

I have a HP StorageWorks MSA2312i Dual Controller Modular Smart Array and a second enclosure. I have four vdisks: vd01 (RAID5) (Current Owner A) vd02 (RAID5) (Current Owner B) vd03 (RAID10) ...
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How to secure XenApp traffic over the internet?

I am planning to host a client's legacy Line of Business application using a hosted Windows Virtual Server running Citrix XenApp. How do I secure the traffic as it will all pass over the internet? ...
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Apache cloudstack: Cannot add instances using template created from snapshot

I followed this https://github.com/imduffy15/GSoC-2014/ and installed apache cloudstack with basic networking in my local machine, and every thing worked smoothly. ​I can add instances from the built ...
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What memory settings are in effect (system or user) in a Citrix Windows 2008 environment running JRE 1.6?

I am looking at a virtual desktop on a Citrix server running a Windows 7 desktop. The JRE environment control settings look like this -Xmx300m but the user environment control settings are blank. ...
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What's the best way to shutdown one Citrix XenApp 6.5 server in a farm with users connected?

I have a citrix farm with four application servers. The users base connections are spread out over the four for load balancing. I want to shut one down for maintenance. Can I go ahead and do that ...
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Issues with Windows Server 2008 R2 and the Citrix Desktop Service/VDA 7.1

I have little hair left after working on this issue for an untold amount of time. So, here is our setup: Users each have a VMWare virtual machine provisioned to them with Server 2008 R2 on it. The ...
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How to reclaim space in Citrix Xenserver's root filesystem?

On Citrix Xenserver 6.2, when the root filesystem is about to be full, what can be done to reclaim space? So far, I deleted logs but I'd like to go further. Is it safe to delete files in ...
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How do I get Citrix to authenticate to my new AD servers?

In an effort to upgrade my environment, I added 2 new AD servers. When I shutdown my old AD servers, my Citrix environment (MetaFrame XPe for Windows version 1.0 SP1) stopped authenticating users. ...
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Planning Citrix XenDesktops for CAD at remote site. Basic Questions / Recommendations? [closed]

I've have the following scenario: Our main business is CNC manufacturing (furniture) and I am the only Admin and Software-Developer here. Two Locations (max. connection on one of them SDSL 8/8 ...
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GoToAssist remote connection: use of numpad enters special characters

I have a GoToAssist connection to a windows server 2007 R2. When I try to enter numbers in notepad, cmd, ... then it enters the corresponding special character on the keyboard, this doesn't happen ...
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Citrix Receiver hangs at “Please wait for the Local Session Manager” and published application fails to launch

When a user tries to connect to a Citrix XenApp 6.0 published application on a Windows 2008 R2 server, Citrix Receiver hangs at "Please wait for the Local Session Manager..." Eventually it times out ...
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XenServer IOPS read

I'm trying to retrieve some performance statistics from several Citrix XenServer installations (with versions from 5.5 to 6.2). What I need exactly are IOPS (read and write). Trying to use iostat on ...
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OSSEC - Multiple VM's on a single DELL blade (XenServer Hypervisor)

I have a DELL blade with ~100 VM's (with a Citrix XenServer 6.1 hypervisor), all with ossec agent connected to a ossec server outside that same blade. I have a bit of a problem: they all run rootkit ...
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Citrix secure gateway, DMZ settings not working as expected

Here's the scenario. I have a client with an old Citrix farm (PS4.5 + CSG 3.1), On doing some discovery about the network I discovered that all their Citrix connection traffic coming from the web ...
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How to publish vmware VDI though Citrix Web Interface

I have a VMWARE Lab and CITRIX Lab and they work just fine, But is there a way I could publish VMWARE VDI Through Citrix Web Interface. I've XENAPP 6.5 and vSphere 5.1 and vmware stuff in place I'm ...
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XenServer 6.2 guest network configuration

None of VMs I tried to install can't reach internet. I have Xensever 6.2 installed on a server with single NIC, which can be accessed via 2 public IPs. XenServer can ping google.com and seems to be ...
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Windows 7 mouse pointer not visible within Citrix Receiver window until window has focus

There is a very annoying problem with a Citrix Receiver window when I started remote desktop'ing into a Windows 7 machine. This was not a problem when remote desktop'ing into Windows XP. My Windows ...
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Span on multiple monitors when logged into a Citrix session via Citrix Receiver (or Citrix server)

I am using the Citrix Receiver in Windows 8, and on Windows XP on another PC. I often log into work from home and am unable to span the session to dual monitors like one can easily do when using ...
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Printing from BYOD to internal printer

I have external contractors sitting in my office that have access to various file shares via Citrix (they are not on our internal network). These contractors require printing. Is there a way to ...
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XenServer Host with single NIC

The Citrix documentation speaks volumes about NIC bonding, separating management and VM data, but is it so terrible to run a XenServer host with only a single NIC? The server that we have access to ...
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Session logout: force termination of application on Windows Terminal Server 2008 and higher

In a pure Windows based Terminal Server Environment I am looking for ways to force the termination of an application after session logout/timeout. With Citrix services I could use ...
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NetScaler Gateway VPX behind nginx

Currently we run a Citrix Security Gateway on a VM and opened a specified port on our firewall to directly connect to it via port redirection. This works quite well, but every user has to remember the ...
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Error when enabling HA on Xen Server

We have 4 Xen servers - 6.2 build 70446c - one shared storage - accessible via NFS. We disabled HA in order to solve some issues with a live migration that was stuck. I put the master on that pool in ...
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Citrix XenApp: what's 56K performance like?

Have a client that's running Citrix Metaframe with remote locations that are by and large limited to 56K dial-up connections. Citrix Program Neighborhood always ran pretty decently over 56K; any ...