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Installing the Citrix Workspace for Desktop@UCL on Android devices

This guide is aimed at...

  • All users

Before you start...

  • Access to a device running Android connected to the internet
  • You need to know your UCL user ID and password


Download the Citrix Workspace from the Google Play App store on your Android device.

Citrix Workspace App in Google Play Store

Fig 1 - Citrix Workspace in the Play store

Once you have downloaded Citrix Workspace, it will appear on your app screen. You will need to activate if for the first time.

Activating Citrix Workspace

1. Run Citrix Workspace

2. Click on Get Started

3. Enter the address https://my.desktop.ucl.ac.uk and enable Add account type as Web Interface

Citrix Workspace enter address screen

Fig 2: Citrix Workspace Add Server Address

4. Click Continue

5. Enter your UCL user ID, password then click Log on

Andriod workspace Anywhere login screen

Fig 3: Citrix Receiver Login screen

Desktop Anywhere on Andriod once logged in.

Fig 4: Desktop @ UCL Anywhere StoreFront on Android

6. You are now logged into the Desktop @ UCL Anywhere StoreFront and can use the menu to select your desire app or desktop.

Note: Citrix Workspace may ask for your password on each start of an application when not connected to eduroam. This is by design.

Further guides can be found directly from Citrix.

Help & Support

For further help and assistance you will need to contact the IT Services.


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