Yesterday Citrix released several new versions of their software
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 1903 (formerly XenApp) was released.
What’s new: https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/citrix-virtual-apps-desktops/whats-new.html
Examples of new features:
Citrix Director – Citrix Profile Management Duration in Profile Load
MCS storage optimization
Framehawk is now unsupported
DPI matching on Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019
Copy and paste between sessions and clients
In this post we will upgrade our Citrix XenApp Delivery Controllers to version 7.18.
The Citrix Receiver Clean-Up Utility is no longer needed, as it’s part of the CitrixReceiver.exe nowadays.
Citrix Receiver Clean-Up Utility has been my biggest friend for a while. It helps you to recover broken Citrix Receiver installations on Microsoft Windows. Before I knew it, I sometimes even reinstalled Windows to get Citrix Receiver back to work. Good old days.
But after many years a trustful friendship came to an end. Citrix included the functionality of the Receiver Clean-Up Utility into the Citrix Receiver Setup a while ago. Continue reading “ICYMI: A few notes about the Citrix Receiver Clean-Up Utility”
Yesterday I installed the upgrade from Citrix Storefront 3.8 to Storefront 3.9 on our Windows Server 2016 Delivery Controller (XenApp 7.12 -> 7.13). The setup went smooth, except that after the upgrade the default IIS website setting was turned off.
Again.. Like the last time I did this..
Storefront 3.9 – Set Default Website
I was told that this bug has been filed and will be fixed. But this hasn’t been the case yet.
Simply turn it back on, I hope next time this will be solved.