Installing and Configuring Citrix XenApp 7.7 – Part 1: Delivery Controller, Studio, Director and Licence Server Installation

Citrix XenApp 7.6 Installation:


Double click on AutoSelect





Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_03Click Start for the relevant product to enter the Installation Wizard.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_04Select Delivery Controller under Get Started.

The Installation Wizard automatically detects the OS and displays only compatible installation options.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_05 Select I have read, understand, and accept the terms of the license agreement and click Next


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_06For the purpose of this evaluation, we will install all the core components on a single server. Accept the default values and click Next.

In a production environment, it is best practice to install the core components on separate servers for high availability and resource scaling. See the XenApp 7.7 administrator’s guide for more details.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_07For this evaluation, we will use the built-in SQL Server Express to store app and desktop settings. Accept the default value and click Next.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_08Allow the Installation Wizard to automatically configure Windows firewall. Accept the default value and click Next.

If you are using a non-Windows firewall, the Installation Wizard may be unable to configure it automatically.

For this non-production exercise, manually disable any non-Windows firewall or security apps.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_09 Check The Summary


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_10That’s all the information the wizard needs to install the core components. Verify the information for accuracy, and click Install.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_11 All the components are installed automatically, including any missing prerequisites. The process takes about 10-20 minutes.


Citrix_XenApp_7.7_Install_Core_Components_12You may opt to Launch Studio when you click Finish.

Citrix Studio is the unified management console that replaces Delivery Service Controller (from XenApp) and Desktop Studio (from XenDesktop). You will configure it in the next section



After the installation, Citrix Studio console will open


Any questions or queries, then please let me know below.



Abdoulaye WAGUEInstalling and Configuring Citrix XenApp 7.7 – Part 1: Delivery Controller, Studio, Director and Licence Server Installation

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