Monthly Archives: March 2015

CSP Base Licenses not recognised by Studio with XD/XA 7.5 and 7.6

The last couple of months I have been contacted by a few partners and customers were they are experiencing issues with their CSP Base Licenses where the Citrix Studio does not recognise licenses installed on a license server. On February 10 2015 a hotfix for XenDesktop 7.6.1 was released (CTX141745) that among other things is supposed to fix that Citrix Studio might not recognise Citrix Service Provider licenses and the following error message appears: “Can’t find a valid license” If you are running an earlier version of XenDesktop you have to use PowerShell (PoSH)…

Crysis 3 on Citrix XenDesktop with HDX 3D Pro

This week I have been assisting a partner with a XenDesktop 7.6 with HDX 3D Pro POC and when the base installation was done, we decided to put the environment to the test by installing and playing some Crysis 3. The ICA protocol is only using between 4 and 10 Mbs The profile we are using are a K260Q ( K2 grid card ) and NO tuning except raising the target FPS from 30 to 60 in a Citrix policy.This just shows how well Citrix has tuned the default HDX settings…