Tag Archives: xenapp

Missing Citrix MetaFrame COM Server

February 22, 2011

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I am picky when it comes to the Citrix XenApp servers on which I work.  Warnings and Errors in the event logs just drive me up the wall.  They are both to be banished if at all possible.  A client site I was at recently fixing issues had hundreds of DCOM errors recorded in every […]

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Is Your iPad or iPhone Slow to Access Your XenApp Services Site?

December 20, 2010

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I really like using my Apple iPad for accessing published applications on my Citrix XenApp servers hosted on Citrix XenServer 5.6.  I had four problems I thought were related to the Citrix Receiver for iPad.  From comments made by customers and from questions posed on Experts Exchange, I am not the only one experiencing these […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 12 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Using the Citrix Receiver for iPad In Chapter 11, you learned to create and configure a XenApp Services site and test internal secure access to a published application.  In this chapter, you will learn to publish the server’s desktop, install Adobe Flash and use an Apple iPad to access the XenApp Services site. Publish the […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 11 of 12

July 10, 2010

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XenApp Services Site In Part 10, you learned to install and configure Citrix Secure Gateway 3.2 and test both external and internal secure access to published applications.  In this Part, you will learn to create and configure a XenApp Services Site (XSS). An XSS requires two items: the Citrix online plug-in client and the XSS […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 10 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Using Citrix Secure Gateway In Part 9, you learned to allow external access to the published applications using the AltAddr method.  In this Part, you will learn how to: Generate an SSL certificate request, Purchase an SSL Certificate from GoDaddy, Complete the certificate request, Test the certificate, Install and configure Citrix Secure Gateway, and then Test […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 9 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Using Altaddr In Part 8, you: Created a test user account, Learned to publish applications, Tested access to the published applications from the Web Interface site, and Learned to perform basic XenApp farm administrative tasks. In this Part you will learn to allow external access to the published applications using the AltAddr method. There are several methods […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 8 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Publishing Applications and Basic Farm Maintenance In Part 7, you learned how to create a Web Interface site and do basic configuration of that site to allow users access.  In this Part, you will: 1.    Create a test user account, 2.    Learn to publish applications, 3.    Test access to the published applications from the Web […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 7 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Web Interface In Part 6, you successfully: Extracted the Feature Pack 3 files, Upgraded the License Server to 11.6.1 build 10007, Updated the Java Runtime Environment, Backed up the data store, Installed the Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package, and then Installed Hotfix Rollup Pack 6 In this Part, you will upgrade Web Interface, […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 5 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Install XenApp 5 In Part 4, you learned how to install the Windows Server 2003 prerequisites for XenApp 5, the License Server and Web Interface and all Windows security updates.  In this chapter, you will learn how to install XenApp 5 for Server 2003 Feature Pack 2 – Platinum Edition, your Citrix product license and […]

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Learning the Basics of Citrix XenApp 5 Feature Pack 3 for Windows Server 2003 and XenServer 5.6 Part 4 of 12

July 10, 2010

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Install Prerequisites and Windows Updates In Part 3, you created your Virtual Machine (VM) and installed Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x86.  In this Part, you will install the Windows Server 2003 prerequisites for XenApp 5, the License Server and Web Interface and most Windows security updates. When you completed Part 3, you were at the Windows desktop (Figure 4-1). […]

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Learning to Migrate a Citrix XenApp Data Store from Microsoft Access to Microsoft SQL Server

May 27, 2010

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27When a Citrix Farm is created, by default, the data store is created on the first server of the Farm using an Access database.  This article will teach you how to backup an Access data store and migrate that data store from Access to SQL Server. There are a couple of advantages to using Access […]

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