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How to Install and Use Citrix Receiver (Mac)

Citrix Receiver is a software that provides access to your XenDesktop and XenApp installations.

1. Downloading Citrix Receiver

  1. Go to www.citrix.com/go/receiver.html
  2. Click Download Receiver

2. Installing Citrix Receiver

Find the downloaded file and launch it.

  1. Click Install Citrix Receiver.
  2. Follow the prompts to begin the installation.
Installing Citrix Receiver

3. Add Account to Citrix

At the end of the installation process, choose Add Account and click Continue

Add Account to Citrix

4. Successful Installation

Click Close to close the installer.

Successful Installation

5. Add

In the Citrix Receiver window enter vdi.drake.edu and click Add.

6. Logging in to Citrix

Enter your 9-digit Drake ID and password.

Logging in to Citrix

7. Using Citrix Receiver

  1. The Receiver window will display the Desktops and Apps available for your logon. Double-click on a Desktop or App to start it. Alternatively, click on Details to get more information and additional options.
  2. On the details page, click Open to start an application. Click Add to Favorites to add the Desktop or App to the Favorites screen.
Using Citrix Receiver