Citrix tip: experiencing application performance slowdowns post XA 6.5 -> 7.15 upgrade?

Getting some noise this on the citrix forums and interestingly the performance factors can come in a number of form but in general just really poor application performance carrying out basic functions (up to 10 times slower responses recorded) – RDP’ing to the same systems and testing performance all checks out.   Fix On the … More Citrix tip: experiencing application performance slowdowns post XA 6.5 -> 7.15 upgrade?

An optimized citrix virtual explorer published app and observations that came with it

So while back whilst working on an issue with a customer got some great feedback regards to their day to day workings – what worked well and what didn’t work for them. In particular my focus lay in particular on what their performance was like in their interactions with using office files and what they … More An optimized citrix virtual explorer published app and observations that came with it

Having trouble registering your Azure hosted XenDesktop VDA with your on-prem XD controller?

Recently was testing Azure with our on-prem solution as part of a proof of concept we were doing and noticed the VDA’s were appearing “unregistered” in Citrix Studio. Turns out there is an additional CTX article to review – https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX134971 Review the registry keys under the multiple forests with 2 way or 1 trusts. In … More Having trouble registering your Azure hosted XenDesktop VDA with your on-prem XD controller?

Citrix virtual apps & desktops 7.18 and new app-v features

As outlined by Ben’s article in Citrix blogs (see: https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2018/06/15/using-app-v-dynamic-deployment-user-configuration-files-with-xenapp-7-18/ ) a key new feature that has been added and long sought after was the ability to alter the dynamic configuration files that came with your app-v package. Delighted this piece is in now as a million and one use cases for it and just wish … More Citrix virtual apps & desktops 7.18 and new app-v features