Install Citrix Workspace Mac


Download the Citrix Workspace client for Mac, available from the; Citrix Workspace and click. In the folder that opens, if you have Citrix already installed then you need to remove it first by clicking on the uninstall icon, if it is not installed then click Install Citrix Workspace. T19 transmission. Click on Continue on both screens. Ans - Citrix Receiver is a component that needs to be installed to access Citrix Applications and Desktops from a Mac device, without installing receiver you won’t be able to access.

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You may need to change your Kerberos password
To use Citrix, your Kerberos password cannot be more than three years old. If your password exceeds this age limit, you need to change your Kerberos password

Uninstall previous Citrix versions

If you have older versions of Citrix software installed, such as Citrix Receiver or Citrix ICA Client, you can remove them with these steps.

  1. Drag Applications > Citrix into the trash.
  2. Drag Applications > Citrix ICA Client folder into the trash.
  3. Drag userhome > Library > Preferences > Citrix ICA Client into the trash.
  4. Check if the following folder exists: Macintosh HD > Library > Preferences > Citrix ICA Client.
    If it exists, move it to the Trash.

Install Citrix Workspace Client for Mac

  1. Download the Citrix Workspace client for Mac, available from the; Citrix Workspace and click Download. Note: this will take you to Citrix's website to download the latest installer.
  2. If prompted, choose to Save the installer. Depending on your browser settings, the file may download without showing you this dialog box.
  3. On a Mac computer, the .dmg file appears in the Mac Downloads folder. Click the folder and then select the CitrixWorkspaceApp.dmg file. When prompted, open Install Citrix Workspace.
  4. Click Continue and follow the instructions provided by the Citrix Workspace Installer.
  5. Once installed, continue with Using Citrix to access applications from your Mac.

Using Citrix to access applications from your Mac

Primary method: using Citrix Workspace directly

  1. Launch Citrix Workspace from your /Applications folder.
  2. When prompted to add an account, enter
  3. When prompted to authenticate, enter your Kerberos username (the portion of your MIT email address before the and password.

Secondary method: logging in via the web

  1. Navigate in your web browser to
    With the Citrix Workspace client successfully installed, you should see the Citrix StoreFront logon prompt.
  2. Enter your Kerberos username (portion of your MIT email address before the
  3. Enter your Kerberos password (password used to check your MIT email).
    Result: Applications available from the MIT Citrix servers are displayed.
  4. Click the icon for your selected application.

Note for off-campus users

To access applications via Citrix from off-campus locations or from a private subnet, you will need to connect to the MIT VPN (Virtual Private Network) before connecting to Citrix.

See: VPN at MIT

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  • IS&T has upgraded its Citrix servers. The new servers are available at, and the updated Citrix Workspace is needed.
  • Instructions for installing the Citrix Workspace client, and access BrioQuery via are available at:
  • Please note that the new servers do not allow for stored launch.ica files. You'll need to access the applications by navigating to
  • Off campus users will need to first connect to the MIT VPN. More information about the MIT VPN is available at:

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Have Questions or Still Need Help?

The Citrix Workspace allow users to run applications remotely. The following instructions show how to install the Citrix Workspace client on a Mac computer.

1. Go to and download the Mac version of the Citrix Receiver installer and open it.

2. Click 'Continue'.

3. Click 'Continue'.

4. Click 'Install'.

5. Enter your Mac username and password when prompted. Then click 'Install Software'.

6. Once the installer is complete, click Close.

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7. Now, if you open your Finder, under Applications you will see Citrix Workspace. When you open it, click on Got It.

8. Enter your [email protected] and click Add.

9. Click Continue.

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10. Enter your Clemson user name and password. Get a Duo passcode by entering the word Push for passcode. You will need to click Approve on the Duo request on your mobile device.

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11. Enter your Clemson username and password and click Log On.

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12. Now you will see Citrix CUAPPS and may run any of the apps available to you.