Connectivity Help – Browser ICA

The instructions below explain how to add Citrix Connection Manager as the preferred program to automatically open .ica files. This is recommended to solve issues experienced when the user clicks on the MDA icon to launch the application and nothing happens. Follow the below steps to add Citrix Connection Manager as the preferred program to open .ica files:

Google Chrome

After the ICA file is downloaded, enable the browser to open similar files automatically.

Step 1: Click the drop-down list for the file in the download bar and select Always Open Files of This Type.

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Step 2: Launch MDA Property Manager©.

Firefox

After the ICA file is downloaded, enable the browser to open similar files automatically.

Step 1: Right click on the downloaded file and check the option Open with and Select Citrix Connection Manager.

Step 2: Check the “Do this automatically for files like this from now” option.

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Step 3: Launch MDA Property Manager©.