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Citrix CXD-203

Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 Online Course

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  • Course Type Online Course
  • Course Duration 35 Hours
  • Course Access 12 Months
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Citrix CXD-203
The Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 course provides students with the skills required to effectively support a Citrix application and desktop virtualization solution in a Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.
Course Description

Although the exam(s) associated with this course has been retired by Citrix, this course still retains value as a training resource & learners will receive a certificate of completion after completing the course.

This Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 online course provides students with the skills required to effectively support a Citrix application and desktop virtualization solution in a Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.

During this course, students will learn how to successfully manage, monitor, support and troubleshoot a XenDesktop 7.6 solution, which includes growing the implementation to accommodate changes in the environment (adding new applications, new users, new desktops, and new policies) and troubleshooting common issues.

Entry Requirement

Before taking this course, Citrix recommends that students have:

  • An understanding of server, desktop and application virtualization concepts
  • Experience with Windows Server 2012 R2, specifically: Active Directory, Domains, Groups and User Accounts, Organizational Units, Group Policy Objects
  • Experience with Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 user interfaces
  • Basic storage knowledge (manage existing storage types, add new storage)
  • Basics of Citrix licensing
  • Familiarity with at least one hypervisor (XenServer, Hyper-V, or vSphere)
  • Basic understanding of the different types of profiles (local, roaming, mandatory)
  • Completed the following courses or can demonstrate equivalent knowledge: CXA-104 Citrix XenApp 7.6: Overview

The Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 course has been designed to give you real-world knowledge that you can put to use from day one.

For anyone who manages their Citrix training, this Citrix 7.6 training can be used for Citrix exam prep, on-boarding new staff, or as part of a team training plan.


  • Improve your career prospects.
  • Learn valuable knowledge, skills, advice and guidance to help you achieve success.
  • Study online from anywhere.
  • Study at your own pace.
  • Download and print your certificate of completion.

Bulk discounts

Bulk discounts are available on purchases of 10 or more courses.

If you wish to discuss a large individual order for this course, and/or would like to be invoiced in advance, please call our sales team on 0808 175 1269 to make an enquiry.

Who is this course for?

Ideal for those who are looking to embark on a project management career or are already in project management and require certifications to enhance their CV.

Our PRINCE2 online course is a cost-effective and successful approach for many individuals and teams. It provides a flexible learning method, allowing candidates to schedule learning at a time that suits them and fits in with other commitments; ideal for those who find it difficult to take time away from their workplace. It also allows candidates to work at their own pace, and revisit sections of the course as often as needed, leading to a fuller understanding of all the topics covered. In addition, there are none of the high costs of travel and accommodation associated with courses at an external venue.

Course Assessment Process

You'll sit an exam at a local test centre. We provide interactive quizzes after each module and a mock exam at the end of your course to ensure you're fully prepared for the real thing. Once you've passed with at least 80%, you'll be able to book your exam as a private candidate.

Exam Code:

  • CXD-203

To make life easier, we can help you find an appropriate exam centre and give you all the information you need to secure your place. You can use the Pearson Vue Test Locator to find test centre locations near you.

Please note that the Citrix: Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 exam fees aren’t included in the course price. To find the latest exam prices, visit:

Once you’re fully prepared and ready to sit your exam, all you’ll have to do is purchase your exam voucher and schedule your exam at a test centre near you. For more information on how to schedule your exams, please visit our exams and testing page.

Got a question about exams? Contact our course advisors by email or by phone on 0808 175 1269. We're happy to help!


Our training works on all devices including Mobile phones, IPad’s, Android tablets, Macs and PC’s.

For the best viewing experience on our state-of-the-art eLearning platform we recommend an internet connection of 10Mbps or better. Please also use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser with Adobe Flash Player.

Course Media
Career Path

We've put together a list of relevant job titles you can apply for after achieving your certification (note that some careers may require further study, training and/or work experience):

  • Applications Manager
  • Virtualisation Consultant
  • Desktop Support
  • Infrastructure Support Analyst
  • Infrastructure Administrator
  • 3rd Line Support

Career Advice

Once you have achieved your certification, you'll have full access to our recruitment package for a wide range of information and advice - including:

  • How to put together a killer CV, Covering Letters and Thank You emails.
  • How to gain relevant work experience.
  • How to prepare for interviews.
  • How to understand Job adverts.
  • How to choose the right recruitment agency.
  • How to look for work on LinkedIn.
  • Information on dealing with redundancy.

Our careers advice section is available for you to see now. For more information about our career advice services, contact us on 0808 175 1269 to speak with one of our friendly course advisors today.

Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction to Virtualization
  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Intro to Virtualization - Part 1
  • 1.3 Virtualization Demo - Part 1
  • 1.4 Virtualization Demo - Part 2
  • 1.5 Intro to Virtualization - Part 2
Module 2: Introduction to Desktop Virtualization
  • 2.1 Into to Desktop Virtualization
Module 3: XenDesktop 7.6 Requirements and Implementations
  • 3.1 Intro to XenDesktop Concepts and Components
  • 3.2 Citrix XenDesktop Implementations Part 1
  • 3.3 Citrix XenDesktop Implementations Part 2
Module 4: Plan and Design XenDesktop Infrastructure
  • 4.1 Intro to Plan and Design Part 1
  • 4.2 Intro to Plan and Design Part 2
  • 4.3 Active Directory Permissions Demo
  • 4.4 Customize The Desktop Demo
  • 4.5 Customize Environment Demo
  • 4.6 Folder Redirection Demo
  • 4.7 Custom Scripts Demo
  • 4.8 DynamicVM Demo
  • 4.9 Network Design Considerations
  • 4.10 VM from Scratch Demo
  • 4.11 Access and Optimize
  • 4.12 Cloud Considerations Demo
  • 4.13 Design Monitoring
Module 5: Data and Network Redundancy
  • 5.1 Intro to Network Redundancy
  • 5.2 Intro to Data Redundancy
  • 5.3 VM Availability Demo Part 1
  • 5.4 VM Availability Demo Part 2
  • 5.5 VM Availability Demo Part 3
  • 5.6 Linux VM and Citrix Site Configuration Demo
Module: 6 Automating Using PowerShell
  • 6.1 Intro to PowerShell Part 1
  • 6.2 Intro to PowerShell Part 2
  • 6.3 PowerShell Scripting Demo
  • 6.4 Creating Functions in PowerShell
Module 7: Virtualizing Using Hyper-V
  • 7.1 Introduction to Hyper-V Installation
  • 7.2 Introduction to Hyper-V VM Build
  • 7.3 Automating Admin in Hyper-V
Module 8: Build Test and Deploy VM to Xen Desktop
  • 8.1 Customize Client OS Demo
  • 8.2 Customize User Profiles Demo
  • 8.3 Installing XenDesktop Client Components for Pooled Desktops Demo
  • 8.4 Installing XenDesktop Client Components for Remote Desktops Demo
  • 8.5 Deploy XenDesktop Client After VDA Install Demo
  • 8.6 Test Client Deployment Demo
Module 9: Internet Information Services
  • 9.1 Intro and Install of Information Services Part 1
  • 9.2 Intro and Install of Information Services Part 2
  • 9.3 Creating Websites and Managing Application Pools
  • 9.4 Backup and Restore Web Server
Module 10: Course Review
  • 10.1 Active Directory Domain
  • 10.2 Windows Permissions and Configurations
  • 10.3 Configure Citrix Studio
  • 10.4 Fail over Cluster Demo Part 1
  • 10.5 Fail over Cluster Demo Part 2
  • 10.6 Citrix Authentication and Troubleshooting
  • 10.7 Citrix Technical Overview
  • 10.8 SQL Server Database Overview Demo
  • 10.9 SQL Server DBA Tasks
  • 10.10 Course Outro
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    We only use the industry’s finest instructors to develop our courses. They have a minimum of 15 years real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their fields. Unlike a live class, you can fast-forward, repeat or rewind all your lectures. This creates a personal learning experience and gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.

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    Our custom practice exams prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. You will have practice quizzes after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you have completed before proceeding. This will allow you to gauge your effectiveness before moving to the next module in your course. Our Courses also include practice exams designed to replicate and mirror the environment in the testing centre. These exams are on average 100 questions to ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.

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    Our courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor. Our Courseware always focuses on real world scenarios and skill-set development.

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    Our self-paced training programs are designed in a modular fashion to allow you the flexibility to work with expert level instruction anytime 24/7. All courses are arranged in defined sections with navigation controls allowing you to control the pace of your training. This allows students to learn at their own pace around their schedule.

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    We Have designed a world class Learning Management System (LMS). This system allows you to interact and collaborate with other students, form study groups, engage in discussions in our NOW@ Forums, rate and “like” different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge through our forums, student contributions and announcement features. This LMS is unmatched in the industry and makes learning fun and enjoyable.

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    Our Courseware knows that education is not a one size fits all approach. Students learn in different ways through different tools. That is why we provide Flash Cards and Education Games throughout our courses. This will allow you to train in ways that keep you engaged and focused. Each course will have dozens of Flash Cards so you can sharpen your skill-sets throughout your training as well as educational games designed to make sure your retention level of the materials is extremely high.

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    Each student will have 12 months unlimited access to allow you to have access to the training anytime 24/7.

EBooks and Practice Labs

Need Practical Experience?

As a bolt-on option, we offer Practice Labs as it provides users with an online lab platform to develop their practical skills in IT technologies such as CompTIA, Microsoft, Cisco and VMWare.

In addition to the hardware you require, you also gain access to high quality practical exercises covering exam topics to help you to maximize your study time and increase your results. Practice Labs are highly effective and offer a cheaper alternative to setting up your own test environment.

You will gain unlimited access to the Practice Labs for 12 months- helping you to consolidate your learning and prepare you for work.

Gain access to our E-Book's Library

This bolt-on option will provide you with a wealth of research and reference material to help you make the most of your studies. Our e-book's library will serve as a great addition to your course material and provide massive savings in comparison to the cost of buying additional study books to support your learning.

For more information about our career advice services, contact us on 0808 175 1269 to speak with one of our friendly course advisors today.

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