Windows-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Install Citrix Receiver (Windows)

Follow the steps below to install Citrix Receiver.

Note: You will need administrator access to install. Once installed, you can access your applications through a web browser.

  1. Remove prior versions of Citrix Receiver before you continue. See Uninstall Citrix for steps.
  2. Download Citrix Receiver for Windows.
  3. Locate the downloaded file (CitrixReceiver.exe).
  4. Double-click the file to open and click Run.
  5. Select Yes if prompted, "Do you want to allow the following program to make changes."
  6. Click Install to begin.
  7. Click Finish when the software has installed successfully.
  8. When prompted, enter myapps.andrew.cmu.edu for the server address.
  9. Continue with the Add MyApps as a Trusted Site steps.

Add MyApps as a Trusted Site

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Go to https://myapps.andrew.cmu.edu.
  3. Select Tools > Internet Options.
  4. Select the Security tab.
  5. Click Trusted Sites.
  6. Click Sites and then click Add.
    Add Trusted Site

You are now ready to use your Citrix applications. When prompted log on with your Andrew userID and password.

We recommend creating a bookmark for myapps.andrew.cmu.edu.