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We use Citrix XenApp.  I need to get a count of how many unique users logged into all of our different XenApp servers so I can make sure we have enough RDS CALs.  How can I do that?  Is there an audit tool that can pull that report from all the servers for me?
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You don't say whether you're using v6.5 or v7.x, which will make a difference.  Plus,  you're using concurrent licensing, right?

Take a look directly at your RDS License Server.  Run a report to tell you how many licenses are in use.
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Also for license count in citrix you can try the edgesight for license tracking.

RDS per-device CALs: associates a license with a specific device & 
RDS per-user CALs: associates a license with a specific user account

For RDS cals count you can use the power shell to get the status
http://www.citrixguru.com/2015/06/14/get-rds-cal-statistics-in-powershell/
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RDS CALs are suppose to be per a unique user in the past 60 days, correct?  If so, how do I see how many 'unique' users logged in, in the past 60 days to Citrix?
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You can purchase RDS CALs based on user or device.  Is it possible that you have purchased per-device CALs with multiple users accessing from those devices?
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