How to Install Citrix VDA (Virtual Delivery Agent)

How to install Citrix VDA (Virtual Delivery Agent) for XenDesktop 7.8

In this post, we’ll learn the steps to install Citrix VDA (Virtual Delivery Agent) for Citrix XenDesktop 7.8. Citrix VDA is used to deliver applications and desktops from Windows desktop OS or Server OS -based machines. VDA is required to be installed on all the Virtual Desktops that you want to assign to end users. It manages the connection between the virtual machines and DDC (Desktop Delivery Controller). VDA is a pre-requisite before you start creating any Virtual Machines.

For this practical, we’ll install Citrix VDA on Windows Desktop OS. We have already installed Citrix XenDesktop 7.8 and configured Sites in XenDesktop 7.8.

Steps to Install and Configure Citrix VDA for XenDesktop 7.8

1. Either you can download the setup of VDA Workstation 7.8 from Citrix Website or map the DVD of XenDesktop 7.8 and click on “Virtual Delivery Agent for Windows Desktop OS” for Desktop OS or click on “Virtual Delivery Agent for Windows Server OS” for Server OS.

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2 thoughts on “How to Install Citrix VDA (Virtual Delivery Agent)

  • September 15, 2016 at 7:21 pm
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    Great job and i have few recomendations can you please help me

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    • November 16, 2016 at 10:49 pm
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      How can we help you ?

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