Category Archives: Citrix XenApp

XenApp related posts

Fix for Citrix Receiver error “Connection established. Negotiating capabilities…"

When configuring Citrix XenDesktop’s VM Hosted App functionality the connection to the app would hang on “Connection established. Negotiating capabilities…”   I tried several solutions: 1) Change the permissions on HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSLicensing as described in this article: http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX123816 2) Delete the … Continue reading

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Citrix Receiver 4.1 Prefer keyword examples

If an end user is working on a Citrix published Desktop and they start a published application from the Receiver, a new Citrix session is started. This isn’t desirable from a licensing perspective and it also slows down application start … Continue reading

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Configure Citrix Receiver 4.1 for pass-through authentication to StoreFront 2.5

In this blog I am going to Configure pass-through authentication to Citrix StoreFront 2.5 using Citrix Receiver 4.1. Use Keywords to mark applications and desktop as favorite within Citrix Receiver Here are the version numbers of the software components that … Continue reading

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Configuring Citrix Receiver PNAgent pass-through authentication to StoreFront 2.5

The PN Agent is a seamless way to publish Citrix shortcuts for users. Citrix Storefront 2.5 re-introduces pass-through authentication for legacy clients, this makes it more seamless for the end-user. In this blog I am going to configure the PN … Continue reading

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Switch a Local profile to Temporary

When building a new (hosted) desktop the question about what profile type to use regularly pops up. The chosen profile type has impact on logon times, performance and manageability. The use of a UEV or UEM tool for profile virtualization … Continue reading

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Citrix StoreFront 2.0 start the desktop or applications full screen

Using Citrix StoreFront 2.0 the published desktop or applications start on 60% of the screen. For applications this isn’t too bad but for desktops it is better to show them 100%. Here is how to change the default setting. 1. … Continue reading

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Icons get published twice on the StoreFront website

When setting up a XenDesktop environment the location of the Desktop Delivery Console needs to be entered. You also need to select if the DDC is for XenDesktop, XenApp, AppController or VDI-in-a-Box. Do not enter the same server twice (if … Continue reading

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