In December Citrix released a new LTSR branch of Virtual apps and desktops
Yesterday Citrix released several new versions of their software
Yesterday 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.
The 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”