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Citrix Application Delivery Management (Citrix ADM) “How-to Articles” are simple, relevant, and easy to implement articles on the features of Citrix ADM. These articles contain information about some of the popular Citrix ADM features such as instance management, application management, StyleBooks, certificate management, and Analytics.

Click a feature name in the table below to view the list of how-to articles for that feature.

    Topics    
Instance management Event management StyleBooks Certificate management Citrix ADM System
Application management Configuration management Authentication Analytics Network functions

Instance management

How to monitor globally distributed sites

How to manage admin partitions of NetScaler instances

How to add instances to NetScaler MAS

How to create instance groups on NetScaler MAS

How to configure sites for Geomaps in NetScaler MAS

How to force a failover to the secondary NetScaler instance by using NetScaler MAS

How to force a secondary NetScaler instance to stay secondary by using NetScaler MAS

How to back up and restore an instance using NetScaler MAS

How to use the NetScaler MAS dashboard to monitor an HAProxy instance

How to display the details of the frontends configured on HAProxy instances

How to display the details of the backends configured on HAProxy instances

How to display the details of the servers configured on HAProxy instances

How to restart an HAProxy instance from NetScaler MAS

How to back up and restore an HAProxy instance by using NetScaler MAS

How to edit the HAProxy configuration file by using NetScaler MAS

How to rediscover multiple NetScaler VPX instances

How to poll NetScaler instances and entities in NetScaler MAS

How to unmanage an instance on NetScaler MAS

How to trace the route to an instance from NetScaler MAS

Configuration management

How to create a configuration job on NetScaler MAS

How to use SCP (put) command in configuration jobs

How to upgrade NetScaler SDX instances by using NetScaler MAS

How to schedule jobs created by using built in templates in NetScaler MAS

How to reschedule jobs that were configured by using built in templates in NetScaler MAS

How to reuse executed  onfiguration jobs

How to upgrade NetScaler instances using NetScaler MAS

How to use variables in configuration jobs on NetScaler MAS

How to use configuration templates to create audit templates on NetScaler MAS

How to create configuration jobs from corrective commands on NetScaler MAS

How to replicate running and saved configuration commands from one NetScaler instance to another on NetScaler MAS

How to create configuration jobs for NetScaler SD-WAN WO instances in NetScaler MAS

How to use Record-and-Play to create configuration jobs

How to use configuration jobs to replicate configuration from one instance to multiple instances

How to use the master configuration template on NetScaler MAS

How to poll configuration audit of NetScaler instances

How to reuse configuration audit templates in configuration jobs

How to import and export configuration templates

How to generate configuration audit diff for ConfigChange SNMP traps

Certificate management

How to configure an enterprise policy on NetScaler MAS

How to install SSL certificates on a NetScaler instance from NetScaler MAS

How to update an installed certificate from NetScaler MAS

How to link and unlink SSL certificates by using NetScaler MAS

How to create a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) by using NetScaler MAS

How to set up notifications for SSL certificate expiry from NetScaler MAS

How to use the SSL dashboard on NetScaler MAS

How to poll SSL certificates from NetScaler Instances

Application management

How to create an application definition in NetScaler MAS

StyleBooks

How to view different groups of StyleBooks

How to use StyleBooks shipped with NetScaler MAS

How to create your own StyleBooks

How to use user-defined StyleBooks in NetScaler MAS

How to use API to create configurations from StyleBooks

How to enable analytics and configure alarms on a virtual server defined in a StyleBook

How to create a StyleBook to upload files to NetScaler MAS

How to use API to create configurations to upload any file type

How to create a StyleBook to upload SSL certificate and certificate key files to NetScaler MAS

How to use API to create configurations to upload cert and key files

How to use Microsoft Skype for Business StyleBook in business enterprises

How to use Microsoft Exchange StyleBook in business enterprises

How to use Microsoft SharePoint StyleBook in business enterprises

Analytics

How to enable analytics on instances

How to configure adaptive thresholds

How to configure SLA management

How to configure database summarization for analytics

How to create thresholds and alerts using NetScaler MAS

How to disable URL data collection for analytics from NetScaler MAS

How to view the type of videos streamed and the data volume consumed from your network

How to view the peak data rate for a particular time frame

How to compare the optimized and un-optimized mumber of plays of ABR videos

How to compare the optimized and un-optimized play time of ABR videos

How to compare bandwidth consumption of optimized and un-optimized ABR videos

How to compare the data volume used by optimized and un-optimized ABR videos

How to view the network efficiency

Event management

How to set event age for events on NetScaler MAS

How to schedule an event filter by using NetScaler MAS

How to set repeated email notifications for events from NetScaler MAS

How to suppress events by using NetScaler MAS

How to use the events dashboard to monitor events

How to create event rules on NetScaler MAS

How to modify the reported severity of events that occur on NetScaler instances

How to view the events summary in NetScaler MAS

How to display event severities and skews of SNMP traps on NetScaler MAS

How to export syslog messages using NetScaler MAS

How to suppress syslog messages in NetScaler MAS

How to configure prune settings for instance events

Authentication

How to cascade external authentication servers

How to add RADIUS authentication servers

How to add LDAP authentication servers

How to add TACACS authentication servers

How to extract authentication server group in NetScaler MAS

How to enable fallback local authentication

NetScaler MAS system

How to upgrade NetScaler MAS

How to generate a tech support file for NetScaler MAS

How to back up and restore your NetScaler MAS server in a single server deployment

How to back up and restore a NetScaler MAS configuration in an HA pair

How to enable shell access for non-default users in NetScaler MAS

How to configure NTP server on NetScaler MAS

How to configure SSL settings for NetScaler MAS

How to configure syslog purging interval for MAS

How to view auditing information of NetScaler MAS

How to configure system notification settings of NetScaler MAS

How to monitor CPU, memory, and disk usage of NetScaler MAS

How to configure a cipher group for NetScaler MAS

How to create SNMP traps, managers, and users on NetScaler MAS

How to assign a host name to a NetScaler MAS server

How to configure system prune settings for NetScaler MAS

How to configure system backup settings by using NetScaler MAS

How to configure and view system alarms on NetScaler MAS

How to diagnose and troubleshoot NetScaler instances

Network functions

How to generate reports for load balancing entities

How to export or schedule export of network functions reports