Citrix Download, Installation and Configuration

Scope

  • These instructions are for laptops or computers that are NOT joined to the WolfTech domain.
  • Joined computers will get the client via the System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM).
  • No instructions are currently available for getting the client via SCCM.

Downloading and installing the client

  1. You must have Administrator privileges to do this installation.
  2. Go to  Citrix.ncsu.edu (link opens in a new window).
  3. Click on the client download link, then return to this page.
  4. To install, left-click on the downloaded Citrix Online Plug-in – Version 12.1.44:
    CitrixOnlinePluginFull.exe
  5. Select Run as administrator.
    If you try to install the client and you get a message saying that you need to be an Administrator to install, save the install file locally and right click on it to Run as administrator.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click I will enter the URL now.
  8. In the Change Server – Citrix online plug-in window, in the Server Address field, type:
    https://citrix.ncsu.edu
    if it isn’t already there.Citrix online plug-in window screenshot
  9. Click Update to finish the installation.
    You do not need to restart your computer.
    Citrix will automatically launch and log in when you log in to your computer.