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citrix receiver throws "ssl initialisation error 8" when launching citrix apps from firefox on Windows

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Hi all,

I recently switched over to mozilla firefox from google chrome as Google has now disabled NPAPI and thus allowing me the inability to launch citrix applications.

I have installed the latest version of firefox and have the latest version of citrix receiver. When i login to my citrix site and try to launch the citrix applications, nothing happens. When i manually launch the ica file, i receive the error. "Unable to connect to the Xenapp server. SSL initialisation error 8".

Please help as i need to get this up and running by this week.




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Unfortunately we can't support plugins here. While still working (some of the time) in Firefox, NPAPI is officially considered legacy, and thus not supported, in Firefox.

I suggest working with Citrix or using Internet Explorer to run XenApps.