Mac-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Install Citrix Receiver (Mac OS X 10.7+)

Follow the steps below to install Citrix Receiver on your Mac computer. Note: You will need administrator access to install. Once installed, you can access your application through Safari or from the Dock. We recommend that you use the Safari web browser with this application.

  1. Use Safari to download Citrix Receiver for Mac.
  2. Locate the downloaded file (CitrixReceiver.dmg).
  3. Double-click Install Citrix Receiver.pkg.
  4. Follow the onscreen instructions.
  5. When prompted, enter an Administrator username and password and click Install Software.
    Note: This is the Administrator account for the computer you are using.
  6. Click Close.
    Citrix Receiver will start. If it doesn't start, click the Citrix icon on the menu bar and Open Citrix Receiver.
  7. When prompted, enter for the server address.

You are now ready to use your Citrix applications. Applications may also be accessed from using Safari.