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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Citrix Web Interface - How to get back Native Embedded Client functionality?

Sometime after Citrix Server 4.6, they removed the ability to use the Native Embedded client. The problem is that we want their application to stay within the browser window rather than seamless or in ...
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demistify virtualization solutions: VDI, client virtualization, server virtualization?

how does VDI, server virtualization, client virtualization; compare - architecture wise? although a lot is written by vendors like Citrix or VMware it is often confusing hidden behind marketing ...
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“A device attached to the system is not functioning” when reconnecting to XenApp 6 session

A few of our XenApp 6 customers are seeing issue sometimes when users move from one workstation to another and try to connect to their running session. An error box pops up with "A device attached to ...
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Citrix XenApp application does not have keyboard focus when launched

On new or existing Citrix XenApp 4.5 servers, I am having problems streaming the Allscripts Pro EHR application via the XenApp web interface. When users launch the application via the Citrix XenApp ...
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Adobe Reader hangs on Citrix

Symptoms: The user cannot open new PDF's. When we look on the TS process list, we can see multiple acrord32.exe's, one for each attempt to open a PDF after the hang occurs. The user/Citrix Control ...
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Why I can't se my network printer inside an app accessed via Citrix web client?

I'm using citrix web client to access some apps and from them I can't print to my network printer. Citrix redirects my local usb atached printer just fine, but it doesn't redirect my network printer. ...
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Not able to login to citrix presenatation server during peak hours

We are not able to login to citrix presentation server 4.0 on the particular time 4.00 PM to 8.00 PM. Getting error :socket connction error ..., Cannot connect to metaframe server.., Resource unav ...
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XenServer Converting HVM to Paravirtualised

Recently I have been tasked with the daunting process of converting a setup of HVM enabled VMs (running on Citrix XenServer 5.6.0) into PV (paravirtualised) containers. The constraints of the project ...
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Citrix Xenserver 5.6 vs HP BL460c G7 Networkadapter

We have a brand new HP BL460c G7 Blade. We want to install Citrix Xenserver on it. The installer prompts for Networkdrivers since it can´t locate any supported hardware. According to HPs QuickSpecs ...
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Send as Attachment from Citrix server -> Launch Outlook on local workstation

A system I'm working on has a simple report generating feature. It creates a doc-file, saves it to disk and launches the file in Word. Recently we got a complaint from one of our customers. After the ...
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XenApp 5.0 Database Connection controlled Interrupt

we have to migrate our single-server Database system. This database is used for Citrix xenApp. Is it possible to stop the database for 1 hour but keep our Citrix Farm online? Regards
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Using Acronis Uinversal Restore, it's asking for a driver, where can I download it from?

I'm trying to build a new windows farm, and I'm using Acronis True Image to restore clean 2003 images to a VM, (XEN, running under CentOS). Towards the end I get this image, (below) which is to ...
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List of virtual machines on XenCenter

We run Citrix XenServer's here, and currently have 3 production servers with approx 10 server running on each. It would be very useful if we could somehow export a list of the virtual servers, even ...
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SharePoint and XenApp Integration: Why?

I'm a Citrix newbie, I'll admit that first off. My boss is raving about how he wants to use the XenApp/Sharepoint integration features to provide access to applications via the Sharepoint portal. ...
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How to troubleshoot down terminal service/CITRIX sessions, when the process just won't terminate?

Running a CITRIX presentation server farm, version 4.5.6 on Windows 2003 sp2. In the CITRIX Access Management Console, I sometimes get a session that shows it's in a down state - but has none of the ...
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SQL Server Report Builder from Citrix

We would like to allow users accessing the system via citrix to create their own reports using SQL Server Report Builder. Has anyone tried this? Did it work or were there any problems?
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HP CM2320 Printer crashes windows 2003 spooler in TS/Citrix

I'm having a very annoying issue with an HP printer (CM2320): all of a sudden, any user who has that printer installed locally as default printer would crash any Windows 2003 terminal services or ...
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Citrix Mixed Server Session problems

we've run an Citrix Farm with 4 x Windows 2008 x64 (XenApp 5.0 FP3) and one server Win 2003 x86 (Xenapp 4.6). Yesterday we had a strange problem with Session logins. Existing Sessions could work ...
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So what really makes a server grade NIC?

We have a couple servers hosting Citrix VM's. We are planning on adding SAN storage to our network so that we can do the quick migration and high availability thing. The question comes up with ...
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Finding the reason of a force shutdown of a VM

We have a linux VM running under XenServer that reboots itself with no apparent reason. Checking the /var/log files in Xen we noticed that it's sending a force shutdown to the VM, like this: ...
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Accessing Application Server directly by public IP in citrix Farm

I have an citrix application server in SiteB and I have a Farm in SiteA. We want to add this server into that Farm in SiteB, and access it from the internet via web interface. SiteA and SiteB are ...
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Configure Citrix Xen App servers to use client-to-server redirection within Xen app sessions?

My Goal is to make client-to-server redirection work in citrix XenApp sessions. I believe my problem is caused by the default behavior of client drive mapping, but I could be wrong. Currently, I ...
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How to configure citrix presentation server 4.5 login config

I am a little confused as to something my Citrix Server has been doing. When I login to the web login, (username, password, domain); everything logs in ok and I see all the available application. ...
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How do I install Xenapp 6 client components?

I have got Xenapp 6 server running and have published an app. Now I cannot find any information about setting the client side up. I remember in the older Citrix Presentation Server, you install the ...
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Which Linux distro does Citrix prefer?

Just wondering what Citrix's preferred Linux distribution is for their XenServer? And what Linux distribution is the XenServer build on?
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How do I configure a guest VM's static IP address automatically in Citrix XenServer?

To facilitate automation of guest VM provisioning, how do I set (in a script) the IP address on a guest VM's NIC (or NIC's) once a new VM has booted? Is there a way to "inject" netsh commands via the ...
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XenServer required for XenDesktop?

I apologise if this is a very basic question, but I'm entirely new to this area and I'm finding the Citrix website very unhelpful. Does XenServer have to be installed to allow XenDesktop to work? ...
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Switching Application using Citrix ICA client connected via laptop

I am using citrix online plugin (ICA)to connect remotely to the machines located outside our premises. Now most of the keyboard shortcuts work but the replacement of Alt+Tab does not work. I have ...
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Access Violation when running C++ desktop application on Citrix Metaframe

I have made a Windows application using C++ which runs with no error connecting to an Oracle database when installed in a real computer. When it runs on Citrix Metaframe it sometimes raises an "Access ...
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Can I restrict Citrix Xenapp users to viewing only certain sites or domains in their browser

I'd like to allow certain users access to our network via Citrix. We're using XenApp 5.0 and we will allow Internet Explorer, but want to restrict what sites they can visit. For instance, I'd like ...
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What could cause Citrix Xenapp to stop streaming applications after the server's IP address changed?

We have a Citrix XenApp 5.0 server running on Windows 2008, and today we moved ISPs so our IP addresses changed. The IP addresses have propagated, the XenApp server is running, and internally we can ...
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Disable TS created printers when using Citrix ICA

We've having some issues with printing from Citrix ICA from a certain piece of software. We're new to this but the person trying to print has had an older version of Citrix installed a few years ago ...
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What does Citrix's definition of Load Bias mean?

I'm having trouble understanding the definition. It can be found here. Small section: The Load Bias also called the Protocol Mask, is retained in the memory resident database referred to as the ...
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force a citrix desktop group when logging in from a particular workstation

I'm trying to find a way to force any user that logs into our Citrix XenDesktop environment from a particular workstation/thin client to log directly into a specified Desktop Group rather than be ...
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Citrix-Session starts but hangs for about 3 Minutes

I logon to our citrix through web-access (native-client 12.0.0.6410 from my Win7 64-bit notebook). There is one published application: the Desktop. I can hear the start-up-sound and see the desktop, ...
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How can you enable forms scripting for outlook 2010 on Citrix servers?

I'd like to deploy Office 2010 on Citrix servers, but i can't enable form scripting support. With outlook 2007, it was solved by adding Outlvbs.dll in the office directory, and running msiexec /i ...
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Vdisk (vhd) to physical

I have a VHD file that was created by a citrix provisioning server. It is specific to a computer model. I was wanting to transfer the vhd onto the physical disk. Can anyone think of a way to do this? ...
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slow ftp upload

3 weeks ago we change our server infrastructure and migrate all servers to virtual servers.After that i realize something interesting.When anybody try to upload something via ftp or sftp upload rate ...
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Citrix server running 3rd party app experiencing SQL timeouts

We are running an app that was not developed in house on several Citrix servers. The users of this application are experiencing intermittent SQL timeouts. The error message: ...
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Citrix IE detection

We have a website, which many users are accessing through Citrix. Certain things (namely video) drag down the Citrix server so much that I don't even want to try launching a video if the user is ...
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Single Sign On through Citrix

I have a webserver running Windows 2008 R2 with IIS 7. The server is a member of the domain "mydomain.com". What I am trying to achieve is a SSO connection between the AD users and the web server. The ...
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Locked-down XP session on thin client misplaces Quick Launch bar

Users are working from thin clients (Wyse) on a Microsoft network. They work with XP. One of the users has his Quick Launch bar placed to the right bottom with one icon visible, while all others have ...
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Mapping raw storage devices to VMs in XenServer 5.6?

In VMware ESXi, we can easily present a raw SATA hard drive to a virtual machine through Raw device mapping. Is it possible in the free edition of XenServer 5.6?
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Critix XenServer - VM

1 Is it a good idea to export a VM from one server and import the VM into a completely different server? 2 Would there be any issues? 3 or is it better to just reinstall and reconfiguration ...
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Possible to open local IE from Citrix based on the html link in some way?

We're running a bunch of applications through our Citrix setup. But I have a case where a specific link on a html page should open the local IE instead of the IE in Citrix. Is this possible? If it is, ...
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Does Xenapp require Windows Terminal Services (Remote Desktop) licenses? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We have a Xenapp 5.x server running for over a year now. It does not have any purchased Terminal Services (Remote ...
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Citrix XenDesktop create an image to work across multiple hardware devices

I have created an image using this guide http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX119877. However this only works for virtual and the model that I made the image on how can i extend compatibility to ...
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Is a citrix Xenapp concurrent license an annual cost or a one time purchase

I understand you have to pay the annual maintenance cost.
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Multicore license: ESX Vs Citrix Xenserver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? VMware ESX is free for upto 6 cores per CPU only Vsphere Advanced version is required for 12 CPU cores does ...
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Mouse scroll wheel in Citrix

One of my users is experiencing a problem whereby the mouse scroll does not work on the Citrix published application. I have tried to install mouse drivers on his local PC as well as swapping the USB ...