Citrix Receiver for HTML5 2.x

Important updates about Citrix Receiver

Deprecation of TLS versions

To improve security, Citrix is strengthening our TLS IT standards. As of March 15, 2019, we will be blocking any communication over TLS 1.0 and 1.1. Only connections using TLS 1.2 will be permitted.

How this impacts you

If you are using the latest versions of Citrix Receiver or Citrix Workspace app as listed below, no action is required. If you are using an older version, you are required to upgrade to the latest version of Citrix Receiver or Citrix Workspace app by March 15, 2019.

What to do

Upgrade to the following versions of Citrix Receiver or to Citrix Workspace app:

  • Citrix Receiver for Windows 4.12.100 or later
  • Citrix Receiver for Mac 12.0 or later
  • Citrix Receiver for Linux 13.2 or later
  • Citrix Receiver for Android 3.7 or later
  • Citrix Receiver for iOS 7.0 or later
  • Citrix Workspace app (all operating systems) 1808 or later

Citrix Receiver becomes Citrix Workspace app

Beginning August 2018, Citrix Receiver has been replaced by Citrix Workspace app. New features and enhancements will be released for Citrix Workspace app.

Citrix Workspace app is a new client from Citrix that works similar to Citrix Receiver and is fully backward-compatible with your organization’s Citrix infrastructure. Citrix Workspace app provides the full capabilities of Citrix Receiver, as well as new capabilities based on your organization’s Citrix deployment.

Citrix Workspace app is built on Citrix Receiver technology, and is fully backward compatible with all Citrix solutions.

For the documentation of Citrix Workspace app, see Citrix Workspace app.

For more information, visit the Workspace app FAQ page.

Citrix Receiver for HTML5 is hosted on StoreFront servers and enables users to access virtual desktops and hosted applications from a web browser. Resources delivered by XenApp and XenDesktop are aggregated in a StoreFront store and made available through a Citrix Receiver for Web site. With Citrix Receiver for HTML5 enabled on the site, users can access desktops and applications within their web browsers without needing to install Citrix Receiver locally on their devices.

When used in conjunction with the centralized customization and branding capabilities of StoreFront 3.0 and later, users of this Citrix Receiver for HTML5 release will receive a centrally managed app and desktop selection experience from StoreFront.

Current release: 2.6.9

Citrix Receiver for HTML5 2.x