To configure a session policy for SmartAccess with Citrix Virtual Desktops

You configure SmartAccess on Citrix Gateway to access Citrix Virtual Desktops by creating a session policy bound to a virtual server.

To configure a session policy for SmartAccess with Citrix Virtual Desktops by using the GUI:

  1. On the Configuration tab, navigate to Citrix Gateway > Policies > Session.
  2. Click Session Policies tab and then click Add.
  3. In the Create Citrix Gateway Session Policy page, enter a name for the policy, such as Citrix Virtual DesktopsPolicy.
  4. In Profile, click Add.
  5. In the Create Citrix Gateway Session Profile page, enter the name for the profile, such as Citrix Virtual DesktopsProfile.
  6. In the Published Applications tab, next to ICA Proxy, click Override Global and then select ON.
  7. In Web Interface Address, click Override Global and then type the URL to the Citrix Virtual Desktops Web Interface site.
  8. In Single Sign-on Domain, click Override Global, type the domain name and then click Create.
  9. In the Create Citrix Session Policy page, in Expression, add the expression.

You also need to create a null session policy which is bound to the virtual server. The session profile does not contain any configuration, making it a null profile. In the session policy, add the True Value expression and then save the policy.

After you create both session policies, bind both policies to the virtual server.

To configure a session policy for SmartAccess with Citrix Virtual Desktops