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The recommended method for Citrix is to use the Citrix Reciever. To install and configure the receiver, do the following:
Step1: In any web browser, browse to: https://www.citrix.com/products/receiver/
Step 2: Download and Install the Citrix Receiver that is compatible with you Operating System (Mac or Windows)
Step 3: When Prompted to ‘Add Account’, add https://engapps.bu.edu (PLEASE NOTE, From off campus, you will need to be connected to the BU VPN: http://www.bu.edu/tech/services/cccs/remote/vpn/use/)
Step 4: Log On in to the Citrix Receiver using your BU Login name and Password
If the Citrix receiver install fails, user can launch Citrix Applications via the web. This method is known to be slower than the receiver. Step 1: In any web browser, browse to https://engapps.bu.edu
Step 2A: If Citrix Receiver is not detected following steps 2A. If Citrix Receiver is detected, skip to step 3.
Step 2A.1: Download and Install the reciever
Step 2A.2: Select: Switch to user name and password (Listed Below LOG ON)
Step 3: Log on using your BU Username and Password
Step 4: Select which application to launch. This will launch in Citrix Receiver.
Please email: email@example.com with any issues, questions, or concerns
Using Citrix Via a Web Browser
Note: This may prompt you to download an icon for the selected Citrix program. Accept, and select,the icon to launch the program.
Using Citrix Receiver
Please note: from off campus you must connect to the VPN first (http://www.bu.edu/tech/support/remote/vpn/)
Download the client: http://receiver.citrix.com/?ntref=citrixdotcomdownloads
Enter server address when first starting: https://engapps.bu.edu
- Log in: Use your BU Username and Kerberos password i.e.
- Click on the '+' icon and then 'All Applications' to add your applications.
- Once you click on an application, it will launch and be pinned to the home screen.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT LOAD TIMES MAY VARY. MOST LOAD TIMES ARE BETWEEN 3 TO 5 MINUTES
*If you receive an access denied, or any type of permission error, please fill out the form at the following URL:
*Make sure to log off from Citrix (top right corner, click on your login name, then log off). Then make sure you exitt the receiver by right clicking the Citrx icon and clicking exit. Sometimes if applications are left open in the background, they may not relaunch the second time around since you already have one open previously.
*For any other issues, please contact Engineering IT @ 617-353-5303 or email firstname.lastname@example.org