Category Archives: Xenapp

Citrix or Microsoft: Troubleshooting Process to Rule Out Citrix Xenapp

Often times when we get support calls for our Citrix Xenapp environments, our gut reaction is to be defensive and say that the problem could not possibly be Citrix.  With Microsoft, Networking, Storage, Databases, Printers, and Users all in the … Continue reading

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Xenapp 6.5: Annoying Security Popups When Launching Applications

Microsoft GPO's are going to be the death of me.  Recently, after completing a migration to Xenapp 6.5 from an old 4.5 environment — we started to notice annoying security popups when users were launching applications.  These popups looked scary, … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Citrix Xenapp Seamless Display Issues

References: Seamless Configuration Settings for the Citrix Receiver for Windows CTX127043 – Case Study: Troubleshooting Seamless Flag – Custom Application Seamless Configuration Settings Nested Seamless Sessions are not Supported Certain Seamless Applications Experience a Fatal Error When Using Client Devices … Continue reading

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Citrix Xenapp: XML Service is Missing!

Environment: Citrix Xenapp 6, on Windows Server 2008 Problem: Client found that the Citrix XML Service was missing in the services MMC console.  There appeared to be no Citrix errors in the event viewer of any kind, but the server … Continue reading

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Why use Citrix for Application Delivery?

Citrix Application Delivery is big business, and something many of us have made a career of for over a decade. While many of us have bet our careers on Citrix Application Delivery, and it has become second nature to us … Continue reading

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Citrix EMR: Electronic Medical Records over Citrix – Best Practices for Citrix EMR

Citrix EMR implementations are becoming more and more popular. Probably over half of current Citrix environments are built to vend some sort of EMR application.  There are a number of considerations to be made before deploying a Citrix EMR solution, … Continue reading

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Citrix Xenapp Logon Process Through Web Interface

This can be sort of confusing when logging in through a web interface that is configured to “Authenticate at the Web Interface”. First of all, that’s not what that setting means — When it’s clicked, it actually means that you’ll … Continue reading

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Citrix – Project Avalon is coming! Are you ready?

Project Avalon refers to the convergence of the Citrix Xenapp and Xendesktop products into a single unit.  Many have predicted this for a long time, and now it appears to be set to become reality in 2013.  If you didn’t … Continue reading

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Help! My Citrix Access Management Console Won’t Launch! Fails discovery…

Environment: Citrix Presentation Server 4.5, 5.0 – Windows Server 2003 Description: Access Management Console won’t launch, or launches but will not discover. This can happen a lot after a hot fix has been installed, or a roll-up pack. Process used … Continue reading

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Citrix Presentation Server 4.5 – Dual monitors not working

Environment: Citrix Presentation Server 4.5, Windows Server 2003, thin clients with dual monitors Description:  Found that multiple monitor configurations were not working as designed.  Only monitor on the left side was showing up and nothing more. Resolution:  Utilized Citrix article … Continue reading

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