No Audio In Google Chrome In Citrix Environment

No Audio In Google Chrome citrix envieronment

I have come across a few times where there is no audio in google chrome in a citrix environment but audio is working for all other applications. In this article I will show you how to fix this issue I have seen this issue personally in windows 2008 + XenApp 6.5 and also windows 2008 … Read more

How To Install Microsoft Teams On Citrix Xenapp / XenDesktop

Install Microsoft Teams On Citrix

In this article I will show you how to install microsoft teams on citrix xenapp and xendesktop. Microsoft teams is not designed to run in  non-persistent environments.  So if you are using citrix xenapp or xendesktop you will have issues if you install microsoft teams with the default settings. The issue with the default installer … Read more

Citrix VDA Power State Shows as Unknown in Citrix Studio

Citrix VDA Power State Shows as Unknown

I have come across this issue many times where the Xenapp / Xendesktop / VDA machine power state shows as unknown in Citrix studio and as a result the machine is not available for users to log on to or manage within citrix studio (Restart, shutdown and so on) This issue is caused by the … Read more

Citrix Privisioning Services “Failed to Write Snapshot”

Citrix Provisioning Services Failed to Snapshot

In this article I will show you how to resolve an issue when attempting to capture an image in to citrix PVS where you get the error “Failed to Snapshot” as shown below This issue appears when you run the provisioning services imaging wizard, if you click on Log you will also see the error … Read more

Citrix Desktop Service Eventid 1049 The Session Was Disconnected

Eventid 1049 the session was disconnected

Today I came across this issue where users were getting disconnected from a citrix session strait after they logged on to the server.  I also tried to connect to the server via RDP but the session disconnected after I entered my password. Looking in the eventlog on the server I saw the below error Source … Read more

How to Reclaim Disk Space from Deleted XenServer Snapshots

Reclaim Disk Space from Deleted XenServer Snapshots

When you create a shapshot of a virtual machine it creates a file on your xenserver which takes up disk space.  When you delete the snap shot sometimes the snapshot will not release all of the disk space that was used by the snapshot.  This was a known problem with xenserver 5.5 but I have … Read more

Citrix Client Printers Do Not Autocreate

Citrix Client Printers Do Not Autocreate

Client printers do not auto create when you connect to a citrix server running citrix presentation server or Xenapp server. You will also get lots of errors in the eventlog about client printers failing to Autocreate. Systems AffectedThe citrix systems that are affected by Citrix Client Printers Do Not Autocreate are, Citrix Presentation Server Version 3.0 … Read more

How To Fix The Citrix License Acquisition Error (500)

Citrix License Acquisition Error 500

In this guide I will describe the symptoms of the error “Citrix License Acquisition Error (500)” and also what you need to check / do to fix the error “Citrix License Acquisition Error (500)” Symptoms You receive a Citrix License Acquisition Error (500) or “Citrix Presentation Server license acquisition error (-25): Unable to acquire a … Read more

How To Resolve The Citrix Protocol Driver Error (All Citrix Editions)

Citrix Protocol Driver Error

You will typically get the error “Citrix Protocol Driver Error” when a client is trying to connect to a citrix published application.  The error citrix protocol driver error typically means there is a problem with the citrix server its self, there is a problem with the clients configuration, or there is possibly a network connection … Read more