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Citrix Receiver Installation for Mac OS X

1. Go to Citrix Receiver website  and download the Receiver for Mac.

2. Click Download Now. A separate tab will open.

3. Click Download Receiver for Mac –  a file called CitrixReceiverWeb.dmg will download.

4. Locate this file from your Downloads folder and open the file.

5. Select the license agreement checkbox, then click Continue.

6. A file called Citrix ReceiverWeb.dmg will download to your computer. A Citrix Receiver window will open (if you can’t see this, it can be found under Devices).

7. Double-click the file Install Citrix Receiver.pkg

8. The Citrix Receiver Installer will open. Click Continue and follow the installation instructions. This may take a few minutes.

9. When installation has completed, open the Citrix Receiver application from your Applications folder.

Mac Applications List


10. You will see a login window and will be prompted  to enter a server address. Depending on whether you are installating and accessing Citrix Receiver for the first time, enter the relevant server address:

Connecting From Server Address
Off campus https://my.desktop.ucl.ac.uk
On campus or using Eduroam https://storefront.desktop.ucl.ac.uk
Server Address Prompt

Click Next.

When prompted log in with your UCL UserID and password.

Once you are logged in you will be able to access Apps from the Storefront. Refer to Desktop@UCL Apps guide on how to use the Storefront to access applications.