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Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook-Third Edition

By : Gaspare Silvestri
Book Image

Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook-Third Edition

By: Gaspare Silvestri

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook Third Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Installing and configuring the HDX Monitor

The Citrix HDX is a collection of capabilities offered by XenDesktop, which is based on the well-known and stable ICA protocol. HDX has to be considered as a set of features oriented to the high performances without losing the resolution quality for both audio and video reproduction. The HDX Monitor is a powerful tool, which permits system administrator verifying and configuring the parameters for high-level user experience.

Getting ready

You need to download the HDX Monitor software available at

To install it, you have to connect to the related machine with domain administrative credentials, being sure to have already installed the .NET 3.5 Framework.


You could have issues during the .NET 3.5 Framework installation process on Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012 platforms; please refer to the Microsoft article for installation, available at

How to do it...