Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

Fixed issues

The following issues have been fixed since Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 2203:

Citrix Director

  • Active session counts in Citrix Studio and Citrix Director might not match. [CVADHELP-19040]

Citrix Provisioning

Citrix Provisioning 2206 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

Delivery Controller

  • While updating a Machine Creation Services catalog, if you select the virtual machine and then the relevant snapshot, this error message might appear:

    An unexpected error occurred. Contact Citrix Technical Support.

    [CVADHELP-17794]

Linux VDA

Linux VDA 2206 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

Profile Management

Profile Management 2206 documentation provides specific information about the updates in this release.

Session Recording

Session Recording 2206 documentation contains no fixed issues.

VDA for single-session OS

Keyboard

  • The keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+Break might not work in sessions opened using Citrix Workspace app for Linux. [CVADHELP-19043]

  • When you plug in or unplug a monitor, the seamless window might be positioned incorrectly. [CVADHELP-19168]

  • Resizing a Desktop Viewer window with the Graphics status indicator policy enabled might fail and a gray screen might appear momentarily. The gray screen might sometimes persist until you reboot the VDA. [CVADHELP-19803]

Session Connection

  • The newly introduced Shellbridge feature addresses the following issues with HDX published applications:

    • Microsoft Office password prompt might not appear.
    • Devices such as Printers & Scanners might not appear in the Settings menu.
    • Newly created folders might not show up in the File Explorer application.
    • Open Settings in the File Explorer menu does not work.
    • In applications such as Microsoft Word or Microsoft Excel, when you rename, create, or delete a folder using the Save or Open option, the window does not refresh automatically. However, you can refresh the window manually.
    • During the launch of a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app, the app appears on the screen 8-13 seconds after the session completion progress bar of Citrix Workspace app disappears. As a result, users might attempt to do multiple launches.
    • In an HDX seamless session on Windows 11 version 22H2, the print window might be displayed partially if a Print dialog box is open.
    • The search bar of File Explorer does not work.
    • Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps cannot be launched successfully if a non-UWP app has been launched before.

    To enable Shellbridge, do the following steps:

    • Add the following registry details:

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Citrix\Citrix Virtual Desktop Agent

      Name: Shellbridge

      Type: REG_DWORD

      Value: 1

    • Make sure that the following OS update is installed (Windows 2016 and below are not supported):

      Windows 11: KB5014019

      Windows Server 2022: KB5014021

      Windows 10: KB5014023

      Windows Server 2019: KB5014022

    [CVADHELP-14433, CVADHELP-19856]

  • Sharing certain third-party apps using the screen-sharing feature in Microsoft Teams might fail. [CVADHELP-19638]

  • Two VDAs instead of one might be assigned to a single user. [CVADHELP-19700]

  • Sharing certain published apps using the screen-sharing feature in Microsoft Teams might fail. [CVADHELP-20002]

System Exceptions

  • The wfshell.exe process might exit unexpectedly, causing new application launches from published applications to fail. [CVADHELP-17310]

  • An error in CTXCDF might cause Windows Management Instrumentation Provider Service (WMIPRVSE.exe) to stop and generate Event ID 5612 in the Event log. [CVADHELP-17425]

  • Attempts to launch a session might result in a gray screen. [CVADHELP-19232]

User Interface

  • Providing screen control to another user while using the Screen Share feature might cause an incorrect Chinese translation prompt, xxx wants to view your desktop to appear instead of xxx wants to control your desktop. [CVADHELP-19360]

VDA for multi-session OS

Session/Connection

  • The newly introduced Shellbridge feature addresses the following issues with HDX published applications:

    • Microsoft Office password prompt might not appear.
    • Devices such as Printers & Scanners might not appear in the Settings menu.
    • Newly created folders might not show up in the File Explorer application.
    • Open Settings in the File Explorer menu does not work.
    • In applications such as Microsoft Word or Microsoft Excel, when you rename, create, or delete a folder using the Save or Open option, the window does not refresh automatically. However, you can refresh the window manually.
    • During the launch of a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app, the app appears on the screen 8-13 seconds after the session completion progress bar of Citrix Workspace app disappears. As a result, users might attempt to do multiple launches.
    • In an HDX seamless session on Windows 11 version 22H2, the print window might be displayed partially if a Print dialog box is open.
    • The search bar of File Explorer does not work.
    • Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps cannot be launched successfully if a non-UWP app has been launched before.

    To enable Shellbridge, do the following steps:

    • Add the following registry details:

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Citrix\Citrix Virtual Desktop Agent

      Name: Shellbridge

      Type: REG_DWORD

      Value: 1

    • Make sure that the following OS update is installed (Windows 2016 and below are not supported):

      Windows 11: KB5014019

      Windows Server 2022: KB5014021

      Windows 10: KB5014023

      Windows Server 2019: KB5014022

    [CVADHELP-14433, CVADHELP-19856]

System Exceptions

  • The wfshell.exe process might exit unexpectedly, causing new application launches from published applications to fail. [CVADHELP-17310]

  • An error in CTXCDF might cause Windows Management Instrumentation Provider Service (WMIPRVSE.exe) to stop and generate Event ID 5612 in the Event log. [CVADHELP-17425]

  • Attempts to launch a session might result in a gray screen. [CVADHELP-19232]

User Interface

  • Dragging and dropping files between the Citrix session and the local endpoint might fail even if the Drag and Drop policy is enabled. A CtxDnDSourceProxy pop-up error appears. [CVADHELP-19195]
Fixed issues