Citrix Demo (NFR) licenses are only provided for the platinum edition. If you are running advanced or enterprise edition of presentation server/XenApp software then please change the server edition to the platinum.


Required Presentation Server 4.0 for Windows Changes:


Important Reminder: Presentation Server 4.0 for Windows reached End of Life on December 31, 2009. This means that security related hot fixes, technical support and product download(s) will no longer be available. Issue resolution will be limited to information contained in the Citrix Knowledge Base. If the issues are unable to be corrected through this method, then an upgrade path or migration to the latest version or product replacement is recommended. Please refer to Product Lifecycle Announcement for Citrix Presentation Server 4.0 for Windows


  • After the hotfix has been applied, set the server edition to Platinum (enter this string- “PLT”) using the Presentation Server Console.


Required Presentation Server 4.5 Changes:



  • Install Platinum license files on your Citrix license server. Note: This is very important. You must ensure that the Platinum licenses exist on the Citrix license server before changing the Presentation Server edition in the Access Management Console. Failing to add the Platinum license will deny users the ability to establish sessions on the server running Presentation Server 4.5.
  • Install the latest version of the Access Management Console for Presentation Server 4.5, which includes the required
  • 4.6 extensions, from the Download Server Components page on Citrix.com (you must have a valid My Citrix logon to access the download). Note: The Standard Edition option is removed from the console after this update is applied.
  • Use the Access Management Console to change the edition of each server to Platinum Edition. After launching the Access Management Console, navigate to Citrix Resources > Presentation Server > Servers.
  • Select the server(s) and click the Set Server Edition button found within the Other Tasks window. The Set Presentation Server Edition window will open. Select Platinum Edition and click OK.


Required XenApp 5.0 Changes:


  • Use the Delivery Services Console to change the edition of each server to Platinum Edition. After launching the Delivery Services Console, navigate to Citrix Resources > Presentation Server > Servers.
  • Select the server(s) and click the Set Server Edition button found within the Other Tasks window. The Set Presentation Server Edition window will open. Select Platinum Edition and click OK.


Required XenApp 6.0 Changes:


  • Use the Delivery Services Console to change the edition of each server to Platinum Edition. After launching the Delivery Services Console, navigate to Policies > Computer > Server Settings.

http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/index.jsp?lang=en&topic=/xenapp6-w2k8-admin/ps-sf-edition-version-set-task-v2.html




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