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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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Global Rank #44,635
United States Rank #33,124
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VersionDistribution 5.26% 2.63% 5.26% 2.63% 63.16% 7.89% 5.26% 2.63% 5.26%

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Citrix ReceiverDV

What is Citrix ReceiverDV?  (from Citrix Systems)

Citrix Receiver is an easy-to-install software client that lets you access your desktops, applications and data easily and securely from any device, including smartphones, tablets, PCs and Macs. Working with a Citrix-enabled IT infrastructure, Receiver gives you the mobility, convenience and freedom you need to get y...  Read more


Citrix ReceiverDV is a program developed by Citrix Systems. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The software installer includes 57 files and is usually about 66.68 MB (69,916,276 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 68% of users of Citrix ReceiverDV come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.citrix.com
Help link: support.citrix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Citrix\ICA Client\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{D29DDA9B-FE05-48F1-A9D1-F6346A0A301A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 66.68 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Citrix ReceiverDV

  • Citrix.Diagnostics.dll - Citrix Common Diagnostic Facility (Citrix.Diagnostics)
  • Citrix.Diagnostics.Recorder.Cdf.dll - Citrix.Diagnostic.Recorder.CDF
  • IEInterceptor.dll - Citrix IE Interceptor Plugin (Citrix Internet Explorer Interceptor Plugin)
  • CtxDSEndpoints.dll - Citrix HDX Multimedia (Citrix HDX DirectShow Filters)
  • CtxVideoCodec.dll - Citrix Video codec
  • DVCRenderingAdapter.dll - DVC Rendering Adapter
  • HdxRTTheora.dll - Citrix Theora Compressor DLL
  • acrdlg.dll - Citrix ICA Client (Auto Client Reconnect Dialog (Win32))
  • adpcm.dll - Citrix Receiver Audio ADPCM Converter DLL (Win32)
  • CCMProxy.dll - Citrix CCM PROXY DLL (Win32)
  • CCMProxy64.dll
  • CCMSDK.dll - Citrix CCM SDK DLL (Win32)
  • CCMSDK64.dll
  • CDViewer.exe - CDViewer
  • CgpCore.dll - CGP Core
  • concentr.exe - Citrix Connection Center
  • confmgr.dll - Citrix Receiver Configuration DLL (Win32)
  • cpviewer.exe - Citrix EMF Viewer
  • cst.dll - Client Selective Trust (Win32)
  • Ctx64Injector64.exe - Citrix Reverse Seamless Manager Applicaton
  • CtxCFRUI.exe - Citrix CFR Interface
  • ctxlogging.dll - Citrix ICA Client Logging DLL
  • ctxmui.dll - Citrix Receiver MUI DLL (Win32)
  • CtxRedirectorProxy.dll - Citrix Redirector Proxy
  • CtxRedirectorProxy64.dll
  • ctxspeex.dll - Citrix Receiver Audio Speex Converter DLL (Win32)
  • CtxTwnPA.exe - CtxTwnPA shell
  • ctxvorbis.dll - Citrix Receiver Audio Vorbis Converter DLL (Win32)
  • DesktopViewer.dll - DesktopViewer
  • DVLauncher.dll - Citrix DesktopViewer Launcher
  • emfrendr.dll - Citrix EMF PlugIn DLL (Win32)
  • FlashCacheHelper.exe - HDX MediaStream For Flash Cache Helper EXE
  • icaconf.exe - Citrix ICA Configuration Executable (Win32)
  • icaconfs.dll - Citrix ICA Configuration Support DLL (Win32)
  • icadlgn.dll - Citrix ICA Dialog Boxes (Win32)
  • icafile.dll - Citrix Configuration Manager
  • icalogon.dll - Citrix Receiver Logon (Win32)
  • IcaMimeFilter.dll - Citrix Receiver ICAMimeFilter DLL
  • icavern.dll - Citrix Receiver Version DLL (Win32)
  • AppRLibShim.dll - Citrix Receiver (Citrix Receiver Shim DLL)
  • avcodec-52.dll
  • avdevice-52.dll
  • avformat-52.dll
  • avutil-50.dll
  • AxMSTSCLib.dll
  • AxWfIcaLib.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • IEInterceptor.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Citrix URL-Redirection Helper' with the class of {2C4631FF-5CC8-4EBC-A0DF-34C92291759E} (CtxIEInterceptorBHO).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • concentr.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'ConnectionCenter' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Citrix\ICA Client\concentr.exe" /startup.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:4.25 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0000482388%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00002250%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00002574%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:144,332
8,062,084 average
70 average
I/O reads/min:21 Bytes
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:22 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove Citrix ReceiverDV?

You can uninstall Citrix ReceiverDV from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Citrix Receiver(DV), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Citrix ReceiverDV.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Citrix ReceiverDV you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 61%
Win XP 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.53%
Windows 10 34.21%
Windows Vista 2.63%
Windows XP 2.63%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 23.68%
Windows 7 Professional 18.42%
Windows 7 Enterprise 18.42%
Windows 10 Home 13.16%
Windows 10 Pro 10.53%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.63%

Distribution by countryGeography

67.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 67.92%
  United Kingdom 9.43%
  Australia 5.66%
  Romania 3.77%
  Belgium 1.89%
  Finland 1.89%
  India 1.89%
  Mexico 1.89%
  DK 1.89%
  Canada 1.89%
  Italy 1.89%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.11%
Dell 27.78%
Lenovo 13.89%
Acer 8.33%
ASUS 5.56%
Toshiba 5.56%
Sony 2.78%
Common models
Dell XPS 8300 5.71%
Acer Aspire 5733Z 5.71%
LENOVO 20BS003BUS 5.71%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 2.86%
Sony SVE1711C5E 2.86%
LENOVO 4236PRG 2.86%

About Citrix Systems

Citrix Systems provides server and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and cloud computing technologies, including Xen open source products.
Publisher URL: www.citrix.com


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