I am going to install Xen app 5 on a new server how do I do it?

Posted on 2010-09-08
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
So like the title says I am starting fresh due to being locked out of ther server. I reinstalled the OS and now I am ready to intall Citrix how do I start.
Yes I downloaded the source and the licence file and feature pack 3 and this is going on a server 2003 sp2 x 32 server
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by:Matt V
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Put the CD in and install it.  Once you are done, install the FP 3 rollup.

Not much else to it.  

Will you be completely replacing the current server?  If not, you will need to know where your data store is, and where your license server is.

For a new server, you can use a completely new Farm and install with SQL Express data store and put the license server on the new install.
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by:Carl Webster
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I have very detailed articles to help you out at

My learning series will walk you thru the entire process step-by-step with LOTS of screen shots to help guide you along the way.

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by:Ginsmon Joseph
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Do you have the requirement analysis to install XenApp 5?
The if you meet the requirement analysis, please check whether your OS is updated with all the patches and is added to the Domain?
Then install the terminal server first
Then install the citrix xenapp 5 on the server (Hope you know how to install)
Once you complete the installation, install the Rollup packs in the order..
i think the below URL will give you sufficient screenshot of the installation and administration 

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OK in istalled the product but once installed it does not give me any configuration tools. how do I get these?
I can not publish any applications with out these
Control application downtime with dependency maps

Visualize the interdependencies between application components better with Applications Manager's automated application discovery and dependency mapping feature. Resolve performance issues faster by quickly isolating problematic components.

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by:Carl Webster
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You should have the Access Management Console or Delivery Services Console (both are the same thing just different names depending on the updates installed).

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OK the fix was not to install any updates.
Now I published an application but it is not showing up in the website. WHY is this and how do I gt the app to show up in the website
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by:Carl Webster
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No, there is a specific update not to install.  My article series tells which update not to install.

Did you follow my steps exactly?  They show exactly how to publish an application and access it from the web interface site.

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OK i got most of it done. One last thing that I am having problems with

When I go to publish the website it defaults to

since our domain .local is not resolved on the wan how do I change this.
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