What’s new in Citrix Workspace app for Chrome

What’s new in 1906

Support for high DPI client scaling for app sessions

Starting in this release, Citrix Workspace app for Chrome allows the operating system to control the resolution of an app session. Citrix Workspace app for Chrome supports high DPI client scaling for app sessions on a single monitor. Earlier versions of Citrix Workspace app for Chrome allowed the operating system to control the resolution of desktop sessions only. For more information, see DPI scaling.

What’s new in 1905

This release addresses a number of issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

What’s new in 1904

This release addresses a number of issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

What’s new in 1903

This release addresses a number of issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

What’s new in 1902

This release addresses a number of issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

What’s new in 1901

Support for managed Chromebook devices to stay awake

With this release, Citrix Workspace app for Chrome keeps managed Chromebook devices awake even when the users are not active. Earlier, when users were not active, by default, the operating system was dimming the screen and eventually suspending the system. For more information, see Configuring awake setting.

What’s new in 1811.3

This release addresses a number of issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

What’s new in 1811.2

This release addresses a number of issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

What’s new in 1811

Support for DPI scaling

With this release, Citrix Workspace app for Chrome allows the operating system to control the resolution of a desktop session.

Citrix Workspace app for Chrome provides support for DPI scaling by allowing you to set the VDA resolution on the monitors that have a high pixel ratio. When you set the resolution correctly on the VDA, blurry text becomes crisper. For more information about DPI scaling, see DPI scaling.

Support for assistive cursor

Citrix Workspace app for Chrome now supports an assistive cursor to be displayed in a desktop session when the cursor is not visible within the session. For more information about assistive cursor, see Configuring assistive cursor.

What’s new in 1809.1

Enhanced support for multi-monitor display in kiosk mode for desktop sessions

Citrix Workspace app for Chrome provides enhanced support for multi-monitor display in kiosk mode for desktop sessions. The applications inside a desktop session can now be maximized to either of the two monitors instead of spanning across both monitors. For more information about enhanced multi-monitor display in kiosk mode, see To use enhanced multi-monitor display in kiosk mode.

Improved network throughput for graphics over high latency connections

The default number of ICA output buffers that are used to send and receive data has been raised. This change provides improved network throughput performance even on high latency connections.

What’s new in 1809

USB device redirection support for UC-Logic Tablet WP5540U

Citrix Workspace app for Chrome now supports USB redirection for the UC-Logic Tablet WP5540U into a session.

What’s new in 1808

Support for proxy connections

Citrix Workspace app for Chrome supports opening documents from Google drive using published applications through the unauthenticated proxy servers. To enable this, configure the proxy setting in internet options.