Virtual Desktop: Citrix

Citrix is a virtual desktop accessible within most browsers. Browsers supporting HTML5 will be able to access the Citrix desktop without the need of additional software.

Note

Faculty, staff, students, and contractors will need to use Duo Multifactor Authentication when connecting to the Citrix desktop.

List of accessible software:

@Risk 76Evolver 76Notepad++StatTools 76
Access 2019Excel 2019PowerPoint 2019Stellarium
Acrobat Reader DCIBM SPSS Modeler 1821PrecisionTree 76Tableau 20201
BigPicture 2016IBM SPSS Statistics 26Publisher 2019Time Matters
Calibre -E-book ManagementIDEAQuickBooks PremierTopRank 76
Eclipse-2019-06-javaJingR i386 362

Wolfram Mathematica 12

EclipseNEON-javaMinitab 18R x64 362Word 2019
EclipseNEON-JSMinitab 19RStudio
EclipseOXYGEN-JavaMorningstar DirectSAS 94 English
EViews 10 x64NeuralTools 76StataIC 13 64-bit

Select from the following topics to jump to that section:

Step-by-step guide

Signing In

  1. Go to https://virtuallab.pace.edu
  2. Type in with your MyPace username (e.g. jd12345n) and password

  3. Click Log On

  4. Enter the passcode from the generated Duo Mobile app and click Log In

    Note

    Duo Multifactor Authentication (MFA) Passcode Requirement:

    Faculty, staff, students, and contractors are required to provide an additional passcode to complete their 2-factor authentication to gain entry into Citrix. To enroll a device for the first time, please visit Duo First Device Enrollment page. 

Copying and Pasting 

  1. Window users copy by Ctrl C or using copy option from software
    -or-
    Mac users copy by Command C or using copy option from software
  2. Select area to Paste
  3. Window users paste by Ctrl V or using copy option from software
    -or-
    Mac users paste by Command V or using copy option from software

Saving Files

  1. Go to Save option on the application
  2. Select Browse computer option
  3. Select This PC
  4. Select U Drive under Network locations
  5. Select Documents
     
  6. Name the file
  7. Click Save

Opening Saved Files

  1. Go to Open and browse option on your application
  2. Select This PC
  3. Select U Drive under Network locations
  4. Select Documents
     
  5. Select the file
  6. Click Open

Uploading a File to Citrix

  1. Open the desired program
  2. Click on the Tool Bar
  3. Click on the Upload icon


  4. Select the file you wish to upload from your local hard drive


  5. Click on This PC and choose where you wish to save it on your Virtual Lab


  6. In the Virtual Lab program, open the file where you saved in Step 5

Downloading a File from Citrix

  1. Open the desired program
  2. Click on the Tool Bar
  3. Click on the Download icon
  4. Select file to download from your Virtual Lab
  5. The file will begin to download through your browser

Can’t find what you’re looking for or have a topic suggestion?
Please leave a comment via our feedback form.