Receiver 4.9.6001 for Windows, LTSR Cumulative Update 6
Release Date: May 13, 2019
Important update about Citrix Receiver
Beginning August 2018, Citrix Receiver will be replaced by Citrix Workspace app. While you can still download older versions of Citrix Receiver, 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 more information, please visit the Workspace app FAQ page.
Note: Citrix recommends that you download the latest version of Citrix Workspace app version 1904.1 or later and Receiver for Windows to LTSR 4.9 CU6 version 4.9.6001 or later that contain critical security fixes. For more information, see the Knowledge Center article CTX251986.
Windows 10, 8.1, 7, 2008R2, Thin PC as well as Windows Server 2016, 2012, and 2012R2.
(39.9 MB - .exe)
This package will also be pushed using Citrix Receiver Updates if it is configured for LTSR release only.
You can configure Citrix Receiver Updates to update and install only LTSR updates using any one of the following options:
- Group Policy Object administrative template
- Command line interface
Group Policy Object administrative template
To select only the LTSR updates using GPO, navigate to Administrative Templates > Citrix Components > Citrix Receiver > AutoUpdate > Enable or Disable AutoUpdate. Select Enabled and set the policy to LTSR ONLY.
Command line interface
- During Citrix Receiver for Windows installation, set the /AutoUpdateStream attribute to LTSR.
- After installing Citrix Receiver for Windows – In the command prompt, change the directory to where CitrixReceiverUpdater.exe is located. Typically, CitrixReceiverUpdater.exe is located at CitrixReceiverInstallLocation\Citrix\Ica Client\Receiver. Set the /AutoUpdateStream attribute to LTSR.
Open the web.config file using a text editor and locate the user account element in the file (Store is the account name of your deployment). Add the following line in the properties section
<property name="Auto-Update-LTSR-Only" value="TRUE">
For more information on Citrix Receiver Updates, see https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/receiver/windows/4-9/configure/config-xdesktop/config-auto-update.html
Citrix offers Long Term Service Releases for Receiver for Windows as a benefit of Software Maintenance. Citrix will designate a specific version of Citrix Receiver for Windows as a Long Term Service Release (LTSR) version. Please refer to the Receiver for Windows Long Term Service Release for additional details
High performance access to Windows virtual apps and desktops, anywhere access from your desktop, start menu, Receiver UI or web access with Chrome, Internet Explorer or Firefox.
Citrix Receiver can be used on domain and non-domain joined PCs, tablets, and thin clients. Provides high performance use of virtualized Skype for Business, line of business and HDX 3D Pro engineering apps, multimedia, local app access.
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Scripts for Deploying Citrix Receiver for Windows
This ZIP file contains sample scripts to deploy and configure Citrix Receiver. It is an optional download, provided on an as-is basis by Citrix to serve as an example. Before use, IT administrators must customize the scripts to suit their environment. Please see the product documentation for instructions on using this admin tool. The uninstall and install scripts may be used as noted in the upgrade guide for Citrix Receiver for Windows (CTX135933).Checksums
- SHA-256 - 5D501254CDA27F9F7D2B6B697EA006BDD176279E752D78A370D589C3D307F415
Citrix ADMX/ ADML Templates for Group Policy Editor
This ZIP file contains ADMX and ADML files to deploy and configure Citrix Receiver using group policy object editor. It is an optional download, to be used by IT administrators, and not meant for use by end-users. The administrative templates (ADMX and ADML files) may be used as noted in the upgrade guide for Citrix Receiver for Windows (CTX135933).Checksums
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