Beginner Guide to Citrix

This page will explain how to get started using Citrix at Fox Valley Technical College. This article is intended for students and staff attempting to use citrix at home or at one of our campuses.


Step 1: Installing the Citrix Workspace App

The first step to begin using Citrix is to install the Citrix Workspace App. This application is required for you to utilize all the features Citrix has to offer. If you are using an FVTC-owned computer, you can likely skip this step. Below you will find guides on how to install the Citrix Workspace App for your operating system. 


If you are not allowed to install apps on your computer, or you would prefer to not install any applications...you can follow the guide below.



Step 2: Logging into the Fox Valley Technical College Citrix Website

The Fox Valley Technical College Citrix Website is your one stop shop for all the virtual applications and desktops that we at Fox Valley Technical College provides to students and staff. To log into the FVTC Citrix Website, follow the link below.


Step 3: Launching a Virtual Application or Virtual Desktop from the Citrix Website

Once you have logged into the Fox Valley Technical College Citrix website, and you have the Citrix Workspace App installed on your computer...you are now ready to run a Virtual Application or Desktop. Please follow the guide below which outlines how to launch a virtual application or virtual desktop. 





Keywords:citrix, citrix receiver, xenapp, xendesktop, myapps, virtual, vdi, virtualization, fvtc citrix, workspace   Doc ID:77682
Owner:Matthew H.Group:Fox Valley Technical College
Created:2017-10-27 13:47 CDTUpdated:2020-03-27 08:36 CDT
Sites:Fox Valley Technical College
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