Adding Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to a Single Site

If you are running Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, you can add both applications to a single Web Interface site. This configuration allows you to use the same Secure Ticket Authority (STA) server from either Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops.

Note: Citrix Virtual Desktops supports the Web Interface. The minimum required version of the Web Interface is 5.0.

If you are using Web Interface 5.3or 5.4, you combine the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops sites by using the Web Interface Management console.

Note: If the server farms are in different domains, you must establish two-way trust between the domains.

To add Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to a single site by using Web Interface 5.3 or 5.4

  1. Click Start > All Programs > Citrix > Management Consoles > Citrix Web Interface Management.
  2. In the left pane, select Citrix Virtual Apps Web Sites.
  3. In the Action pane, right-click a site and then click Server Farms.
  4. In the Manage Server Farms dialog box, click Add.
  5. Complete the settings for the server farm and then click OK twice.

For the best experience when using Citrix Virtual Desktops, change the setting UserInterfaceBranding to Desktops in the WebInterface.conf configuration file.

Adding Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to a Single Site