You will normally be able to connect to the Citrix application by manually entering the connection information in the Citrix recorder/viewer. If you do not have this information you can either extract it from a valid ICA file (which is a text file) or enter the path to the ICA file in the recorder.
If you prefer to use an ICA file, the preferred approach is to obtain one from your Citrix administrator. You must be able to connect simply by double clicking the file as the .ica file extension should be associated with he Citrix receiver.
The following topics describe different methods of obtaining an ICA file.