[Citrix] Citrix Receiver – Install and Configure

These instructions are for installing and configuring the Citrix Receiver for your Windows Operating System.


1.0 Download
1.1      Internet Explorer
1.2      Chrome & MS Edge
1.3      Firefox
2.0 Install
3.0 Configure
3.1      Add Account

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1.0 Download

Download Citrix Receiver from this URL:


  1. Click on "Receiver 4.12 for Windows"
  2. Click on "Download Receiver for Windows"

The install file CitrixReceiver.exe will show in different area's depending on the browser you use. 

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1.1 Internet Explorer

 Click on "Run" - this will be in a bar at the bottom middle of your monitor:

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1.2 Chrome & MS Edge

"CitrixReceiver.exe" will show at the bottom left of your monitor - click on this

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1.3 Firefox

Depending on your settings you may first get this window - click on Save File.

After this or if this doesn't appear - a blue arrow will appear in the top right corner  of the browser (1) - click on this then click on CitrixReceiver.exe (2)

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2.0 Install

Follow the prompts as necessary to install  

NB: Do not select "Enable Single Sign-on"

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3.0 Configuration

After the installation is completed you will have the option to add an account:

NB: if you clicked on Finish by mistake - KEEP CALM and follow the instructions below

  1. Click on the windows or magnifier button (Bottom left)
  2. Type "Citrix"
  3. Click on Citrix Receiver

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3.1 Add account

  1. Enter https://citrix.tsinz.nz
  2. Click on Add
  3. Enter the supplied User name and Password

This will Launch the Citrix Workspace where you can run your applications.

There will also be application shortcuts created on your Desktop