Citrix Receiver Local Drive Access

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1. Login to your Citrix VDI from Citrix receiver.
2. Click on the drop down option at the top of Citrix receiver screen
3. Click on Preferences.
4. Click on File Access Select the option “Ask me each time” to access file on local computer from your Virtual Desktop.

Once you select “Ask me each time” option: Whenever you try to access drives or foldersfiles on your local machine from your Citrix VDI it will give a screen with the options as stated below. You can select the option as per your preference.
• No Access: This option will not give access to your VDI of your local machine files.
• Read-only access: This option will permit your virtual desktop to only read but will not grant permission to edit any of the files on local machine.
• Read/Write access: This option will give both read and write access to your virtual desktop for files on your local machine.
Note: Selecting “Do not ask me again for this Virtual Desktop” will ensure that you are not prompted for permission the next time you try to access same file/folder or drives of your local machine.

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To configure default device access behavior of Receiver, XenDesktop or XenApp, complete the following steps: Note: I n the ADM template there is the 'Create Client Service Trust Key' value, which can be used to automatically create all the required registry keys otherwise i mport registry keys first and make changes in registry values as explained and then apply ADM files and perform changes. Allowing the Citrix ICA client to access your local disk If you are having issues with the Citrix ICA security setting when running applications in the Virtual Office CS or SaaS environment, you need to modify webica.ini to force the ICA client security setting to allow access. The Citrix Receiver will not ask you about how to access your local drives, until you actually try to access a local drive. Generally the local drives will be listed along with the other drives or under the Other heading, and listed as 'Local Disk (C: on computer)'.