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Citrix Receiver 11

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Available To:

  • Currently Enrolled UT Arlington Students
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff
  • Departments and Offices at UT Arlington

Vendor: Citrix

Product: Receiver

Version: 11

Standard Software Supported By: Desktop

OIT Support Levels: Full


This guide is intended to assist all UTA students, faculty and staff in manually installing and configuring a Xenapp client application that is called Citrix Receiver for the Mac platform.  In order to take advantage of using the applications that we provide through our Xenapp portal, the installation of Citrix Receiver is necessary. 

Internet Browsers Support:

•Apple Safari version 5.1.7 and later

•Mozilla Firefox version 4 and later

•Google Chrome version 22 and later.

System Requirements: Manufacturer Minimum

  • Base OS: Mac
  • OS Version: 10.6

System Requirements: OIT Required

  • Base OS: Mac
  • OS Version: 10.6


Install Citrix Receiver and Launch Applications.

Listed as follow are the instructions on how you may install the Citrix Receiver from our Web portal.

In order to install Citrix Receiver and access from home or outside of uta network/campus, you must first install and log onto UTA VPN

If you are on campus and accessing the internet via campus network and wireless, there is no need to log onto UTA VPN.

1.  Open a web browser and type

(In this demonstration the Apple Safari browser will be utilized)


2.  Checked “I agree with the Citrix license agreement” and then click on “Install” button.               

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3.  Wait until after CitrixReceiver.dmg is finished downloading, then open the CitrixReceiver.dmg file within the Downloads folder.                                                            

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4.  Double click on the Install Citrix Receiver.pkg file.

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5.  Follow the Citrix Receiver install instructions and enter the user name and password of a administrator when prompted.                                                 

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6.  If during the installation of Citrix Receiver, the Citrix Receiver application launches, enter this url in the provided field.

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7.  Go back to the Internet Browser, enter UTA\netid for Domain\User with netid being your netid and enter your netid password in the password field.

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8.  Select “Add Apps” to add applications from the “All Apps” menu.

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9. To run and launch application, click on the application name.

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For additional support and help, please contact the UTA OIT HelpDesk at 817-272-2208.