Install and uninstall Citrix Workspace app for Windows manually

You can install Citrix Workspace app for Windows from the installation media, a network share, Windows Explorer, or a command line by manually running the CitrixWorkspaceApp.exe installer package. For command line installation parameters and space requirements, see Configure and install Workspace for Windows using command-line parameters.

Validating free disk space

The following table provides details on the minimum required disk space to install Citrix Workspace app for Windows.

   
Installation type Required disk space
Fresh installation 572 MB
Upgrade 350 MB

Citrix Workspace app performs a check to verify whether there is enough available disk space to complete the installation. The verification is performed both during a fresh installation and an upgrade.

During a fresh installation, the installation stops when there is insufficient disk space and the following dialog appears.

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When you are upgrading Citrix Workspace app, the installation ends when there is insufficient disk space and the following dialog appears.

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Note

  • The installer performs the check on the disk space only after extracting the installation package.
  • When the system is low on disk space during silent installation, the dialog does not appear but the error message is recorded in the CTXInstall\_TrolleyExpress-\*.log.

Uninstalling Citrix Workspace app for Windows

You can uninstall Citrix Workspace app for Windows using the Windows Programs and Features utility (Add/Remove Programs).

Note

You get a prompt to uninstall the Citrix HDX RTME package before continuing with the Citrix Workspace app for Windows installation. Click OK to continue the uninstallation. For more information, see Knowledge Center article CTX200340.

To uninstall Citrix Workspace app for Windows using the command line interface

You can uninstall Citrix Workspace app for Windows from a command line by typing the following command:

CitrixWorkspaceApp.exe /uninstall

The registry keys created by receiver.adm/receiver.adml or receiver.admx remain in the Software\Policies\Citrix\ICA Client directory under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE and HKEY_LOCAL_USER after uninstallation.

When you reinstall Citrix Workspace app for Windows, these policies might be enforced, possibly causing unexpected behavior. To remove the customizations, delete them manually.

For silent uninstallation of Citrix Workspace app for Windows, run the following switch:

CitrixWorkspaceApp.exe\silent\uninstall

Install and uninstall Citrix Workspace app for Windows manually