Citrix Workspace For Mac

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This document outlines the process to install the Citrix Workspace App for a Mac computer. The Citrix Workspace app runs the Virtual Applications & Desktops and must be installed on your computer for them to work.

1. Open up your internet browser of choice (we suggest google chrome or safari)

2. Navigate to:
3. Click the button labeled 'Download Citrix Workspace app for Mac' to download the installer file.

4. Save the file to your downloads folder (safari does this by default).
5. Navigate to your 'Downloads' folder and double click the CitrixWorkspaceApp.dmg file

  • Citrix Workspace app for Mac uses platform (OS X) crypto for connections between Citrix.
  • The Citrix Workspace App, formerly named Citrix Receiver, is software that is used to connect to the Virtual Desktop service. The following instructions are for Windows or Mac OS X. Click here for instructions to connect to the Virtual Desktop on an iOS or Android device.
6. Double click the 'Install Citrix Workspace' button.

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7. Select continue on the 'This package will run a program to determine if the software can be installed' prompt.

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8. Click the 'Continue' button on the Welcome to the Citrix Workspace Installer window

9. Click the 'Continue' button on the Welcome to the Software License Agreement window

10. Click the 'Agree' button to agree to the terms of the software license agreement

11. Click the 'Install' button to install to the default location.

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12. Type in your Mac Username and Password (not Apple ID username/password) and then click the 'Install Software' button.

13. Leave the check box 'Add Account' unchecked and click the 'Continue' button.

15. Click the 'Move to Trash' button (this will delete the download files to save hard drive space)

16. Citrix Workspace App is now installed on your Mac and is ready to be used

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Use the DDC policies Video Codec: For actively changing regions or Video Codec: For the entire screen for better performance. Citrix Workspace app for mac has the capability to use hardware accelerated H264 decoder for better performance.

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  • When the high DPI feature is enabled, the size of a desktop session window might get bigger than the actual display size. As a workaround, resize the window to a desired size manually after launching the session. [RFMAC-8127] · Optimization for retina displays are only enabled only for virtual Desktop sessions. Virtual App sessions are not supported yet.
  • Supported devices: MacBook, MacBook Pro. Devices not supported: Mac mini, iMacs, Mac Pro.
  • No Multi monitor support. This feature will not work if you have connected a secondary monitor. Even if you don't use the secondary monitor with the Citrix Workspace app, simply connecting it will cause this feature to not be available. This feature works only when you use a single monitor for your device.
  • The session display is four times bigger and network bandwidth usage increases significantly. You might see performance issues if you have applied a bandwidth limiter.
  • Increase in usage of Remote resources. For most of the users VDA CPU usage only increases marginally. Depending on the capacity and configuration of your VDA, the effect of CPU usage may vary. 3D Pro VDAs are best suited to handle these situations. Ensure that you use VDAs with adequate CPU and memory resources and GPU offloading in case you see degradation in the performance.

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COMING SOON (we will update this article and Citrix Workspace app for mac release notes when these are available. We do not have a timeline as of now.)

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  • Support for single monitor retina 5k displays (Mac mini, iMacs, and Mac Pro).
  • Support for multi-monitor scenarios.