Mounting Local Files into XenApp from Windows

To access files on your local Windows computer from inside any XenApp application is typically enabled by default, but you can follow these steps to ensure access:

  1. Download and install the Citrix Workspace app from Citrix's website.
  2. Launch Citrix's file access configuration tool by running CtxCFRUI.exe in C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\ICA Client. You can run this directly by launching the run box (WindowKey + R) and entering: 
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Citrix\ICA Client\CtxCFRUI.exe
  3. Confirm that All hard disks and devices with removable storage is bubbled:
    Note: Setting the files to custom and adding your files will allow you to continue;
             however, you will not be able to view your local drives. 
  4. Click the OK button to close the program. 
  5. Launch a XenApp application through the storefront:
  6. After you connect, you may receive a warning. If you want to access files on your local computer. Select Permit all access.

  7. Access your local computer's local drives through indicated drives:

    You can find your local drives as listed with the local drive letter and the computer's hostname. The local hard drive is listed here as "(C: on RC-MEDIA)". 
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