Installing and configuring Citrix Workspace App for Design Manager on Windows 10

Modified on: 2019-11-22 09:21:31 -0500

Installing and configuring Citrix Workspace App for Design Manager

(for other Windows & Mac OS installation help, see the article here)

Beginning August 2018, Citrix Workspace app will be replacing Citrix Receiver.

This article will guide you through the process of installing and configuring Citrix for Design Manager on Windows 10.

Please have your Design Manager username and password handy.  This can typically be found in the Welcome to Design Manager email, or the username and password previously created on the user management portal.

Go to the Citrix Downloads Webpage and download the Citrix Workspace app

Browse to your Downloads and double-click to run the installer for CitrixWorkspaceApp.exe

Click start, and then accept the License Agreement

Leave the default options and click Install

Click Add Account

Type for the server address:

Click Got It to acknowledge the new capabilities.

DM Pro v530+ accounts will automatically receive an icon on the desktop.

For DM Standard Cloud, please follow the steps below:

Hit the + button to select your favorite apps.

Choose your appropriate company icon.  You may have multiple icons available.
You can verify a successful login when your username appears in the upper-right corner.

This will create a DM icon on the start button.

Next, look for the icon on your Desktop.  Double-click to start the launch process.

You will receive a Citrix pop-up that DM is starting:

Then receive the DM Splash logo.

You will then be logged into Design Manager Cloud!

The below steps are optional to disable automatic updates and force a desktop icon.

Look for the minimized blue "bullseye" icon, typically running next to the system clock.

Expand the minimized icons (if needed) and then Right-Click and choose Advanced Preferences

We will be setting two preferences, one to create an icon on the desktop and another to disable automatically applied updates.
When Citrix processes an update, for security compliance it can require you to re-authenticate with the domain\username listed above.

Click the box to Show Applications on Desktop and hit OK

Click Citrix Workspace Updates.

Select No, don't notify me and hit Save.

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