Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

Fixed issues

The following issues have been fixed since Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 2012:

Citrix Director

  • Citrix Director might intermittently display the following alert on the Delivery Controller:

    The System.ServiceModel.ChannelFactory 1 communication object [<object name>] cannot be changed while its state is Opening.

    [CVADHELP-15801]

Citrix Policy

  • When you upgrade the Citrix Group Policy Engine from Version 1.7 to Version 7.15, the Printer assignments policy under Citrix User Policies might not be displayed. [CVADHELP-15608]

Delivery Controller

  • Attempts to restart a Delivery Controller might cause all connected VDAs to unregister in multiple domains. [CVADHELP-12840]

Licensing

License Server build 34000 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

Linux Virtual Delivery Agent

Linux Virtual Delivery Agent 2103 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

Metainstaller

  • When installing a VDA, additional components such as Personal vDisk might be installed even though you did not select them in the GUI. [CVADHELP-15572]

Profile Management

Profile Management 2103 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

Session Recording

Session Recording 2103 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

VDA for single-session OS

Keyboard

  • With the F5 key configured as the keyboard shortcut to the Activate Terminal Node function in CATIA V5 Digital Mockup (DMU), reconnecting to a session might trigger the corresponding function. [CVADHELP-15402]

Printing

  • Changes made to the Local Settings under Printer Preferences might be lost when you do not save the changes within 54 seconds. [CVADHELP-15725]

Session/Connection

  • When you disconnect a user session from the first end point and then reconnect to the same session from the second end point (thin client), the client side audio devices might be listed in an incorrect order within the VDA.

    To enable the fix, set the following registry key:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Citrix\Audio

    Name: CleanMappingWhenDisconnect

    Type: DWORD

    Value: 1

    [CVADHELP-9986]

  • Surface Pro built-in webcams might fail. [CVADHELP-15567]

  • After installing a VDA, when attempting to view the Private Key tab under Certificate Properties, this error message might appear:

    One or more of the objects properties are missing or invalid.

    [CVADHELP-15703]

  • VDAs might deregister when the console session reconnects immediately after the user session disconnects. [CVADHELP-16152]

  • A webcam might not be added to the registry. This might prevent other applications in a Citrix session from recognizing the webcam. [CVADHELP-16318]

  • When a non-English VDA goes idle, a timeout message might display with meaningless code. [CVADHELP-16880]

System Exceptions

  • VDAs might experience a fatal exception on picadm.sys and display a blue screen with bug check code APC_INDEX_MISMATCH (1). The issue occurs when you attempt to access a mapped client drive. [CVADHELP-15003]

  • VDAs might experience a fatal exception on tdica.sys and display a blue screen with bug check code 0x1000007e. The issue occurs when you launch a session through Citrix Workspace app for HTML5. [CVADHELP-15220]

  • When you attempt to view embedded Windows Media files from a web application, Internet Explorer might exit unexpectedly. The issue occurs because of the faulting module, HostMMTransport.dll. [CVADHELP-15598]

  • If Terminal Services exits unexpectedly, VDAs might unregister. The issue occurs because of the faulting module, RPM.dll. [CVADHELP-16110]

  • VDAs might experience a fatal exception, displaying a blue screen, during remote access. The issue occurs when you install a VDA on a new machine and attempt to restart it. [CVADHELP-16284]

  • Attempts to reconnect a session running on the VDA Version 2009 might cause the following error message:

    The task you are trying to do can’t be completed because Remote Desktop Services is currently busy.

    [CVADHELP-16490]

VDA for multi-session OS

Keyboard

  • Japanese keyboard mapping might not work when connected to a non-Windows endpoint. [CVADHELP-15273]

Printing

  • Changes made to the Local Settings under Printer Preferences might be lost when you do not save the changes within 54 seconds. [CVADHELP-15725]

Session/Connection

  • After installing a VDA, when attempting to view the Private Key tab under Certificate Properties, this error message might appear:

    One or more of the objects properties are missing or invalid.

    [CVADHELP-15703]

  • Teams redirection doesn’t support more than 31 concurrent user sessions. [HDX-27083]

System Exceptions

  • VDAs might experience a fatal exception on picadm.sys and display a blue screen with bug check code APC_INDEX_MISMATCH (1). The issue occurs when you attempt to access a mapped client drive. [CVADHELP-15003]

  • VDAs might experience a fatal exception on tdica.sys and display a blue screen with bug check code 0x1000007e. The issue occurs when you launch a session through Citrix Workspace app for HTML5. [CVADHELP-15220]

  • When you attempt to view embedded Windows Media files from a web application, Internet Explorer might exit unexpectedly. The issue occurs because of the faulting module, HostMMTransport.dll. [CVADHELP-15598]

  • If Terminal Services exits unexpectedly, VDAs might unregister. The issue occurs because of the faulting module, RPM.dll. [CVADHELP-16110]

  • The wfshell.exe process might exit unexpectedly. The issue occurs when attempting to copy and paste images to and from Microsoft Excel. [CVADHELP-16299]

  • Attempts to reconnect a session running on the VDA Version 2009 might cause the following error message:

    The task you are trying to do can’t be completed because Remote Desktop Services is currently busy.

    [CVADHELP-16490]

Virtual Desktop Components – Other

  • Attempting to launch an executable with a single quote in the file name, might fail. [CVADHELP-16104]

  • App-V applications might take a long time to launch. [CVADHELP-16732]