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Need to update programs on Citrix server xenapp 6.5

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Hey there,

I'm trying to update a production citrix xen server.  I need to upgrade phone software on it and distribute to users.  There's 3 apps and a web recording play back which I need to complete this project.

can you advise how best to do this?

two server environment.

thanks,

todd
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by:Will Szymkowski
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If you have this application installed on both servers you should do the following..
- From App Admin Console, Right click the program/s remove 1 of the servers from the available servers
If you have all applicaitons hosted across both servers you can also put the entire server into maintenance mode
- From the server that you removed from the published app, open a command prompt (run as administrator)
- Type: change user /install
- Launch the applicaiton
- Continue throught the Install/upgrade process
- Once it is finished type change user /execute
- Add the server back to the published application available servers
- Remove the second server from the available servers list and start the process on the next server

Do the above steps for all of the applications that are you installing / upgrading on your servers

Will.
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by:Sekar Chinnakannu
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On 6.5 servers you can directly upgrade the software, Only you have to make sure when you update software disable logon once you done then enable logon on server.
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by:metalfubar
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ok, so I don't need to do anything but upgrade the programs on the server I want them published on?  No change user commands or do both what Will and you are suggesting?

metalfubar
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Sekar Chinnakannu earned 500 total points
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Yes you no need to run the commands.
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