Citrix clients fail to connect with Web Traffic Redirection
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Citrix clients fail to connect with Web Traffic Redirection


Article ID: 173996


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Endpoint Protection Cloud Secure Web Gateway - Cloud SWG


Citrix Receiver client, and Citrix Workspace connections fail when the computer is configured to use the Web Security Service (WSS) through the Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) client Web Traffic Redirection (WTR) feature.


Citrix client connections sent through the WSS via WTR contain authentication header information that the Citrix server may reject.


There are multiple solutions for this problem. The solution you choose to implement will depend on your organization's policies and preferences. To allow Citrix Receiver and Citrix Workspace clients to connect on computers running SEP WTR do one of the following:

  1. Configure the Citrix client to ignore Windows proxy settings. For more information, see How to configure Receiver to not use proxy settings set up on IE
  2. Use the LPSFlags.exe tool to reconfigure the SEP client's proxy.pac file to bypass the Citrix client traffic. For more information on the LPSFlags.exe tool see Bypass Endpoint Protection Web Traffic Redirection using LPSFlags.exe