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Installing TortoiseSVN for specific users on Citrix XenApp

The question here is straight-forward: how do I install TortoiseSVN on Citrix XenApp so that only specific people can see/use the program, without a 2nd group of people even seeing that the program ...
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Overhead of Perfmon -> direct to SQL Database

HI All, First up, I'm a total newb at Performance Monitoring. I'm looking to set up central performance monitoring of some boxes. 2K3 TS ( Monitor General OS Perf & Session Specific Counters ) ...
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Why does RDP Licensing, license the same device multiple times?

I've got a Citrix XenApp 6.5 Farm running on Win 2008 R2 Servers. I purchased 200 Device RDP/Remote App Licenses for ~200 users. We went with Device licenses, because most of the end users use the ...
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Decent GPU in Dell PowerEdge R910/R710

Does anyone know of getting a way of getting a powerful GPU (Graphics Process Unit) in Dell R910 or R710 Server? The R710 and R910 both has the capacity for a x16 Slot (R710 with an expansion module) ...
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VB Application Crashes, but process continue to run

I have an issue in a Citrix environment in which a legacy VB application is published on the server. A problem I see is that occasionally it crashes, but the process for the application continues to ...
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How to correct “No value could be found for (Allowhotkey) that satisfies all lockdown requirements.”?

After updating a Windows XP SP3 machine to Citrix Receiver v3.3, the user is unable to launch any published applications. The error they got is: No value could be found for (Allowhotkey) that ...
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Best practice to connect to Citrix XenApp

What is best practice to connect to your Citrix XenApp servers? Putting the addresses of all servers in a client, or putting one dns entry with multiple a-records?
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Cannot use Citrix AppCenter to discover XenApp 6.5 farm

I'm going through the initial configuration of Citrix XenApp 6.5. I have two servers, a DC and the XenApp server. I created an OU XenApp, and a user "ctxadmin" on the DC. When configuring the XenApp ...
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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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Users lose file associations to programs on logout

OS: windows 2008 r2 with Xenapp 6.5. Scenario: Users wants to open the same type of files in different text editing programs (Gimp, notepad++, notepad etc). Issue: Users chose is not saved when they ...
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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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“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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Application usage report on XenApp 6

We just deployed the latest Citrix XenApp 6 onto Server 2008 R2, and we'd like to run an application usage report. I've googled around, but all the how-to's seem to be aimed at XenApp 5 and lower, ...
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Change logon /disable Citrix XENAPP 5.0 farm wide or local

I want to disable logons before I do maintenance on a single server in the farm. If i run change logon /disable will that disable logons on that server or will that disable logons on the entire farm? ...
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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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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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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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Serving Applications from Linux server to Chromebooks/Browsers?

I'm looking for a way to serve desktop applications (RemoteApp style) to a Chromebook (or other web browser), but running on a Linux server. All of the systems I've come across thus far (XenApp, ...
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Disable File Browsing Chrome/Firefox

Want to publish Firefox or Chrome in a XenApp/RDS environment. However, I can't find any central way to disable file browsing (ie. type c:\ in address bar). In fact, I can't find any great way in ...
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XenApp Web interface: User loging from two different browsers or machines -> Disconnected session

I have an issue with our new Citrix XenApp 6.5 deployment with Web Interface 5.4 and CSG 3.3.1 We have external users who share the same access (we charge them by access so they don't order more than ...
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Setting external IP for Citrix Web Interface

I have a Citrix Web Interface (as part of XenApp 6.0 on Windows Server 2008 R2) that is behind a NAT, I can access the web interface fine (via both SSL and standard port 80) but when I go to launch a ...
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Microsoft Group policy isn't pushing Citrix profile policy settings

We run 22 XA6 off of one image through a provisioning server. We also run another 5 doing the same thing (but these 5 do not publish desktops). Now on the 22 servers we have, we will come in on any ...
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Citrix XenApp Deployment

I am new to Citrix and am thinking of proposing a Citrix solution for our home and remote office workers. My question is regarding deployment and licensing. To allow the clients to have remote ...
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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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Where can I change how Citrix XenApp maps drive letters?

We're running Citrix XenApp 5.0. When we login, it appears Citrix is overwriting a network drive that is mapped via our logon script (as specified in AD). The script is definitely firing - I ...
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Add-Computer fails to run just after server is sysprep'd

I've developing a PowerShell 3 script to automate the deployment of a XenApp Windows 2008 image to a Hyper-V 2013 host. The basic steps are this: Create and boots VM - script goes into wait loop for ...
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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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MS Access, Query list doesn't refresh, GUI doesn't update

We have some users running MS Access 2010 (don't ask me why, we have MSSQL licenses they could use) and have recently run into a problem. Symptoms: Query list does not refresh when they create a ...
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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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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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Terminal Server/Xenapp6 on boot autostart application for specific user

On a Windows 2008 r2 Xenapp6 server I have a user that logs in via RDP with his domain account, he is local administrator. If the server reboots I would like his start up apps/scripts to run. A ...
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Network Bandwidth Estimates for XenApp Published Applications

This is probably a loaded question based on a myriad of assumptions, but does anyone know of some additional guidance or test results for estimating the Network Bandwidth needs for applications ...
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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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Datastore Location in XenApp 5?

I inherited a Citrix enviorment and I am trying to create some much needed documentation. What XenApp console will direct me to the name of the Datastore in the environment? Where can I find out the ...
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Serve Windows legacy apps on diskless nodes via XenApp/XenDesktop/Hyper-V

The requirement is this: I need to run legacy (Windows Client/server ) applications on disk-less nodes for a customer. The customer wants to: a) use bare-minimum configuration systems for end-users ...
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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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Terminal Server Licensing with citrix?

We are installing Citrix XenApp 6. Our plan is to have a "citrix control" server to serve as license server and print server, and 2 citrix servers with Microsoft Terminal Sever service installed. ...
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Citrix XenDesktop 7.1 hide local drives

I have currently testing Citrix Xen Desktop 7.1. I am delivering applications from Server 2008 R2. When users login to a app via the Storefront they are able to access the local drives on the server. ...
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How do you monitor Citrix XenApp with Nagios?

I've never been able to find anything good online for monitoring Citrix XenApp client desktops. Usually the problems that stop the show only appear to users once they login and try to launch an ...
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GPO To Modify Registry Setting Not Applying

I have a XenApp Server running on Server 2008, and would like to apply a Group Policy Object to the server to modify the following registry setting: HKLM\Software\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint ...
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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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Configuring existing Citrix XenApp farm to also works as a Windows RDS farm

We're looking into providing a Citrix XenApp 6.5 farm and Windows Server 2008 R2 RDS farm for the users using the same server resources. Please notice that, why/why not, isn't really the question ...
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Is there a way to install a font for selected users in Citrix?

We have a user who requests that we install a specific character font on a Windows terminal server (Citrix, in fact, on 2008 R2). That font is not free and installing it in each server in the farm ...
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Not able to run discovery in XenApp 6.5

I am installing a fresh Citrix farm. I installed XenApp 6.5 and configured while configuring the XenApp, added domain\ctxadmin user as the farm administrator. Now when i log into Administrator account ...
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Running the RDP Client through Citrix XenApp

Are there any good reasons to publish remote desktop software using XenApp? For example, can ICA improve the connection in low bandwidth situations?
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Running QuickBooks in a XenApp Environment

Just curious if people recommend running QuickBooks on the regular Citrix servers or if it's best to keep a separate server in the farm specifically for QuickBooks.
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Unable to access Citrix XenApp 6 published applications externally

We are trying to use a trial of Citrix XenApp 6 Fundamentals to virtualise a couple of applications as a proof of concept. We haven't ever used it before so I confess to be a noob with it. We can ...
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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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Benefits of virtualizing an application server onto Xenapp

Apart from easier deployment and administration, are there any performance benefits in virtualizing an application server? For example, could I fit more operational users on 4 app server VMs on a ...