Citrix Workspace Receiver For Chrome

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How to open Xenapp applications using the installed Citrix Workspace client instead of the browser.


If you open a program in Citrix Workspace, and it opens in a browser window instead of using the desktop client, you will need to switch receivers.

An application launching in a browser window

Citrix Workspace app for chrome earlier known as Citrix Receiver for Chrome and older versions of Citrix Receivers for Chrome. This article provides detailed steps on how to configure Google Chrome to use the full Citrix WorkSpace Receiver client, rather than the Lite client (HTML5). Under some circumstances, Chrome may revert to using the Lite client and this article will help you to switch to the full client experience.

There are two options when choosing what 'Receiver' to use:
  1. Desktop client
  2. The light version, which displays the program in your browser
If you are currently using the in-browser version (Option 2 above) and you wish to change to the desktop client:
  1. Go to
  2. In the upper right hand side of the window, select your username, and choose 'Account settings'
  3. In the window that comes up, choose which receiver you would like to use, the first option for the desktop client, the second option for the web-browser-based interface.
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4. Once choosing Option 1, following the instructions according to your operating system:

Citrix Workspace should now be configured properly.
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Owner:Noel K.Group:Computer-Aided Engineering
Created:2015-10-28 14:17 CDTUpdated:2020-04-17 13:56 CDT
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