Citrix Workspace app for Android

Citrix Workspace app for Android provides on-the-go tablet and phone access to virtual apps, desktops and files including touch-enabled apps for low intensity use of tablets as alternatives to desktop computers.

The preferred method to update or install Citrix Workspace app for Android is from Google Play using an Android device. This allows for automatic updates when new versions are available.

Citrix Workspace app for Android is available in English, German, French, Spanish, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Korean, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Swedish, and Danish.

About Citrix Workspace app

When powered by Citrix Workspace services, the new Citrix Workspace app gives users instant access to all their SaaS and web apps, their files and mobile apps, and their virtual apps and desktops from an easy-to-use, all-in-one interface. Citrix Workspace app is a single point of entry to all workspace services for users. Users get seamless and secure access to all the apps they need to stay productive, including features such as embedded browsing and single sign-on.

Citrix Workspace app aggregates and incorporates the full capabilities of Citrix Receiver as well as other Citrix client technologies - including HDX, the NetScaler plug-ins, and Secure Hub. Citrix Workspace app also has full integration of Citrix Content Collaboration (formerly ShareFile) in the new Files tab. With this integration, all your data is accessible within Citrix Workspace app. The ability to upload and download files and even open files within Citrix Workspace app are now integrated into one application. Citrix Workspace app is also enhanced to deliver additional capabilities regarding data loss prevention, secure access to SaaS apps, secure internet browsing capabilities, advanced search, and more.

Citrix Workspace app will intelligently display only the specific workspace resources to which users are entitled. All your digital workspace resources available in Citrix Workspace app are powered by the Citrix Cloud Workspace experience service.


Not all features are available in the initial release.

For more information about Citrix Content Collaboration within Citrix Workspace app, see Configuring Citrix Workspace app.

Upgrading to Citrix Workspace app

To upgrade to the new Citrix Workspace app, do any of the following steps:

  • Download the Citrix Workspace app from the Citrix download page and install the app to upgrade from Citrix Receiver to Citrix Workspace app.
  • Upgrade your Citrix Workspace app using Google Play.

For information about the features available in Citrix Workspace app for Android, see Citrix Workspace app Feature Matrix.

For the documentation of Citrix Receiver for Android, see Citrix Receiver.


The announcements in this article are intended to give you advanced notice of platforms, Citrix products, and features that are being phased out so that you can make timely business decisions. Citrix monitors customer use and feedback to determine when they are withdrawn. Announcements can change in subsequent releases and might not include every deprecated feature or functionality.

Deprecated items are not removed immediately. Citrix continues to support them in this release but they will be removed in the future.

Item Deprecation announced in Removed in Alternative
Android operating systems earlier than Version 7.0 1903 1906 Version 7.0 (Nougat) and later will be supported