StoreFront – Disabling Desktop Autolaunch

StoreFront – Disabling Desktop Autolaunch


This article provides the steps required to disable desktop autolaunch on a StoreFront Web Page by performing the following steps :-

  • Logon to the StoreFront Server as an Administrative Account
  • Open Windows Explorer and navigate to C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\Citrix\{Your App Store Name}Web

E.G. C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\Citrix\My-App-StoreWeb

  • Edit the web.config file in Notepad
  • Search for the line below :-


  • Change the AutolaunchDesktop=”true” to AutolaunchDesktop=”false”


  • Save and Exit the web.config
  • Open a Command Prompt and execute IISRESET

Repeat the steps above on all StoreFront servers in the Server Group