Citrix Workspace App Technology Preview for macOS

Release Date: Jan 15, 2021

What's new in 2101

What's New

Apple silicon (M1 chip) support

Citrix Workspace app for Mac now supports Apple silicon devices (M1 chip) using Rosetta 2. For more information about Rosetta, see the Apple support article.

Microsoft Teams optimization support for seamless app sessions

Citrix Workspace app for Mac now supports Microsoft Teams optimization for seamless app sessions. As a result, you can launch Microsoft Teams as an application from within the Workspace app. 

For more information, see the following:

Support for Dual Tone Multi Frequency (DTMF) with Microsoft Teams

Citrix Workspace app for Mac now supports Dual Tone Multi Frequency (DTMF) signaling interaction with telephony systems (for example, PSTN) and conference calls in Microsoft Teams. This feature is enabled by default.

Performance improvements

This release addresses several issues that help to improve overall performance and stability.

Fixed issues in 2101

  • In a published desktop, files saved to your local Mac device might display a file created date of 30th Nov 1979 instead of the current date. [CVADHELP-16309]
  • Sometimes, the logon screen in published apps might not display properly, resulting in a reduced window size and red background color. [CVADHELP-16027]
  • Attempts to launch Microsoft Teams might fail due to issues with the HDX RealTime Connector engine. As a result, the following error message is displayed.
    Sorry, we couldn't connect you.

Known issues in 2101

  • Attempts to access files under Network Shares from within Workspace app for Mac might fail even when the option is enabled for a user. [RFMAC-7272]
  • On macOS Big Sur, attempts to launch the web SAML single sign-on app on Citrix Workspace app for Mac might fail, displaying the following error message.
    Page could not load. Please try again later or contact your administrator for assistance. Incident ID:-202

Please provide your feedback about this Early Access release.


To install and test an Early Access release:

  1. Uninstall the existing version of Citrix Workspace app for Mac.
  2. Install the Early Access release build. 

You will receive a notification when a new RTW version is available. However, if you do not have Auto update enabled, install the latest version of Citrix Workspace app for Mac from the downloads page or select Check for updates on the Workspace icon on your Mac.


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Citrix Workspace App Technology Preview for macOS

Jan 15, 2021
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Version: (2101)

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