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Smart solution for XenServer firewall?

I've been searching for a smart solution for a XenServer firewall for about a month now. The documentation for the new default networking backend "openvswitch" is not that detailed and I can barely ...
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SSL Client Certificates and Stores

I am looking to distribute a ssl client certificate to Citrix users. I know that for each user I could run this: certutil –f –p 12345 –importpfx C:\cert.pfx The above would install the certificate ...
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How to set get XenCenter to detect virtual cdrom drives?

I am attempting to help a client but I am a bit out of my depth, they have a XS6 dedicated server, and I have created a series of virtual drives for various distros, using isos we have. For example ...
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Citrix web interface with pass-through authentication displays no applications

I have a user who logs into our Citrix web interface with pass-through authentication. When she connects to the web site, it displays a message saying that no published resources can be found, and ...
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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 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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Citrix VDI-In-a-Box Taking “Milestone Snapshots”

We're using Citrix VDI-in-a-Box, with XenServer on the back-end. I noticed in one of my deployed images, either XenServer for VDI in a box is creating snapshots automatically. The snapshots are listed ...
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Citrix: “The My Knowledge Base will not be available for farm <my farm name>”

I get this error message everytime I do a discovery in Citrix: The My Knowledge Base will not be available for farm <my farm name> Citrix server is run under VMWare and all privileges are ...
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Accessing Citrix XenDesktop from outside the domain / firewall

My understanding of accessing a Citrix XenDesktop from a home PC is: Download the Citrix plugin. Go to the Citrix XenDesktop server in a web browser. Type in information, including PIN and number ...
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programmatic access to files via Citrix

Is there an API with Citrix that will allow programmatic access (read) to files on a remote server only accessible via Citrix?
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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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How to increase CPU core speed of a guest to maximum of Citrix Xenserver Host

There is a Citrix XenServer 5.5 (HP ML370 G5, Xeon 2GHz) on this Server there is a Windows Guest (Windows 2008 R2 x64) under Properties I set 4 CPU Cores with max prio. But if I check with CPU-Z the ...
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Under CITRIX, why would a user get the message “your smart card is blocked”, when it really isn't?

I have a XenApp 5 farm, running under Win2k8 server. Sometimes a user's session will "hang", and when they attempt to connect to CITRIX after that, they'll see the standard authentication error "your ...
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Citrix XenApp Fundamentals

I have a problem with a new install of a XenApp Citrix server. Everything was working fine, but I was setting up Citrix Access Gateway and single sign in. Now, on the main server I am getting an ...
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Can only create on citrix application session per server

We have 3 Citrix presentation servers. These servers are each hosting an application. We can access the application fine. However, if I access it, I can only open one session of the application on ...
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Local printing from Citrix, job is paused and sends 128KB on each resume

I have a very strange issue that is affecting non-domain admin users. When a standard user within Citrix (Presentation Server 4.0) attempts to print to a local printer (attached via USB to the local ...
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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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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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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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XenServer 5.5 local storage problem

I have the following problem with a Citrix XenServer 5.5. I had to physically move the host, so I shut down all machines via console: xe vm-shutdown force=true vm=my-machine-uuis-s After that I ...
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Device aware multifactor authentication with Citrix environment?

There are many services that advertise themselves as providing multifactor authentication for Citrix. But, most seem to require the additional generated passcode every time. Are there any that can ...
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Can XenApp published browser pass clientname in HTTP Request?

In trying to lock down access to a web application too only users within a XenApp environment. Is it possible to send the clientname in the HTTP payload by customizing something in the XenApp server ...
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IIS7, Kerberos, sometimes no response from browser to 401

SharePoint 2010 hosted on IIS7, Kerberos enabled. Clients log on through Citrix on several terminal servers. Kerberos is working on several clients, so SPN's are defined correctly, but on some clients ...
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Why are my Citrix Web Interfaces giving public IPs to internal clients?

I have a small Citrix farm that's giving out ICA files with public IP addresses to clients that are in our internal network. The public IPs are translated (NAT'd from public IP to the appropriate ...
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Citrix XenApp qfarm displays no servers, load shows 100

I had a Citrix XenApp 6.5 sever running smoothly in a very simple domain (one DC, one XenApp server) until the XenApp server had to be restarted recently. After it came back, applications can no ...
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Citrix Client Fails To Establish A Connection

Users on one server can't establish an in-session Citrix-connection. The user starts a desktop from the local Citrix Presentation Server 4.5 farm. In this session the user connects to a remote Citrix ...
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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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how to connect to solaris server from citrix metaframe server for windows

I want to know the solution for this particular sitauation, There are thin clients at One location which uses Citrix MetaFrame server to get connected to Windows servers situated at second location, ...
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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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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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recent places missing (files showing but not folders)

I am having an issue in a citrix environment. Users are unable to see their recent places (sort of) The recent files themselves show but its the folders that are not showing. So far the only way to ...
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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 Secure Gateway implentation issues

I hope someone is able to help as I have been trawling for information for some time and surely cannot be the only person having this issue. We have a couple of XenApp farms and have decided to ...
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Citrix Profile Management

I am trying to implement Citrix Profile Management into our environment. First off, I am by no means a Citrix person. Very new to this environment and new to this job. Currently we have XenDesktop ...
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VDI size limited to 2TB in Citrix XenServer 6.2

I would like to know if it's possible to create a VDI greater than 2TB with Citrix XenServer using LVM over iSCSI. This limitation is not viable in a virtualized repository server. There's any ...
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Citrix receiver suddenly missing on pc - Win7/Xenapp

I am having a bit of an issue. For some reason, citrix receiver is being uninstalled from my users computers without them doing anything? That is to say, a user is working with a xenapp published ...
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Single Key Combination to Access Local Desktop in XenApp Published Desktop

We currently run XenApp published desktops as our desktop delivery and users pass all key combinations to the session. There is a requirement for the Ctrl + Alt + K to be the ONLY key combination to ...
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Re-configure Office 2007 installation unattended: Advertised components --> Local

On our Citrix farm, I just found out that some sub-components are "Installed on 1st Use" (Advertised), which does play well on terminal servers. Not only that, but you also get a rather ...
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Recovering lost archive emails

Here is the pickle, one of my users got himself in. He archived his emails, in Citrix (4.5 version, as far as I know, everything was setup properly by our Citrix admin, before I got to this job), but ...
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“-STA -WindowStyle Hidden” Option not working with citrix

i have a powershell application published to citrix. It simple executes a remote batch file Initiator.Bat which then executes apowershell script with following command, Powershell ...
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Windows Server User Permissions issue via Citrix

I have a Windows Server with Citrix Installed on it. Now for those who do not know, Citrix is an Access Management Program that hosts published applications for remote users to access without actually ...
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Installing Xentools on Openfiler 2.99.

I've been attempting to follow this link. http://www.juggled.co.uk/archive/latest/xstools4openfiler.html Had to install rpm from a different repository due to rpm.conoary.org not being accessible. ...
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Citrix Xenserver Bond Disconnected

I've got a bit of an issue with our Citrix Xenserver system (were still running 5.6) Last week we had to dismantle our server racks due to some required building work. Since reassembling one of our ...
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Citrix XenApp - can we have two EVAs in a farm?

I have a question about the Citrix XenApp Evaluation Virtual Appliance (EVA). We are trying to get this set up to our desired config with a view to purchasing full licenses once we're happy with ...
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Internal but no external Citrix Access?

We recently had to reload our configuration of Citrix on our server Server1, and since we have, we can access Citrix internally, but not externally. Normally we access Citrix from ...
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User home directory being deleted from the target

Okay so to follow up my first question: User home directory being deleted from the source, we are now running into the issue where the home drives disappear on the target, so far it only (and I use ...
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Setting IP depending on role in RDS or XenDesktop

Is it possible to set a virtual desktop's IP address depending on the role the user is logging in belongs to in a Remote Desktop Service's Server 2008 or Citrix' XenDesktop ?
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What is causing this EXE to hang (intermittently) on Citrix Desktop sessions?

We have a small executable that does 2 things: Read a value from the Registry Launch a URL in Internet Explorer I don't have access to the source for the exe to see what it is doing exactly. ...
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Catastrophic Failure opening ODBC via Citrix

We recently had our Citrix server crash unexpectedly. When it came back up, there was a new issue -- every ODBC connection fails with "Catastrophic Failure" (0x8000FFFF). The issue is limited to ...