UiPath Studio Guide

Installing the Citrix Extension

By installing the UiPath Citrix Extension you are capable of automating Citrix Apps natively.

From the UiPathStudio.msi Installer

If you want to install the Citrix Extension from the installers' UI perform the following steps:

  1. Double-click UiPathStudio.msi. The installation wizard is displayed.
  2. Read and accept the License Agreement, and click Advanced. The Product Features step is displayed.
  3. Select the Will be installed on the local hard drive option for Citrix client extension.
  1. Click Next and then Install. The installation process begins.
  2. Wait for the installation to complete, and click Finish.

If you want to install the Citrix Extension from the command line, please see this page.

From UiPath Studio

  1. Access the Tools page from the Studio Backstage View. The extensions you can install become visible.
  2. Click the Citrix button. A confirmation dialog box is displayed.
  3. Restart all your Citrix applications for the changes to take effect. The UiPath Citrix extension is now installed.

From the Command Prompt

  1. Click the Windows Start button and type cmd in the search field.
  2. Right click on Command Prompt and run it as administrator.
  3. Change the directory to the UiPath installation folder (cd C:\Program Files (x86)\UiPath\Studio\UiPath).
  4. Use the SetupExtensions /CitrixClient command to install the extension. A confirmation dialog box is displayed.
  5. Restart all your Citrix applications for the changes to take effect. The UiPath Citrix extension is now installed.

Note:

To enable Native Citrix automation, you also need to deploy the UiPath Remote Runtime component on all your Citrix servers, as explained on this page. The UiPathRemoteRuntime.msi or UiPathPlatformInstaller.exe installers can be obtained by requesting it here.