How to copy paste content between Linux guests running on Vmware and Citrix XenDesktop ?

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  • We were using VMware with Windows 7 but now we want to migrate to XenDesktop.
  • I have installed ICA client 12.1.0 and I connect to the Citrix server from Firefox 17 (login with login/pass).
  • I want to know what it sould be possible to do between the 2 desktops ? Examples:
drag & drop files ?
drag & drop images ?
copy/paste text ?
copy/paste files ?
copy/paste images ?
  • At the moment only the copy/paste of text is working.
  • How to capture Screenshots of Linux guest and paste it on a powerpoint on the Citrix session. Do you have an idea ?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4

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