[THIN] Re: Installing ICA webclient for 1st time from wficat.cab in a user context

  • From: "Jeff Pitsch" <jepitsch@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2006 18:08:21 -0400

To also warn, anything else you do (loosening permissions, etc) would be
much worse in teh long run as you give them the ability to install other
software as well including viri, worms, etc.


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On 9/13/06, Jeff Pitsch <jepitsch@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

or do a runas command for the installation. You can add a link to the main WI page that kicks off a script (preferably encrypted) that kicks off using the runas so it is running in an elevated user context.


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 On 9/13/06, Joe Shonk <joe.shonk@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>  You mean this thread? 
http://support.citrix.com/forums/thread.jspa?messageID=386247&fromSearchPage=true&#386247


It looks like this is for a silent install, users still needs access to copy files, register DLLs and write the the HKLM hive.


Joe

  On 9/13/06, gabriel.j.byrne@xxxxxx <gabriel.j.byrne@xxxxxx> wrote:

>  What about this ? only looks like there might be a typo
>
> from the citrix forums author Chaim Landau
>
>
>
>
>    Here it is.
>
> 1. Extract the Wficat.cab to a temporary folder
> 2. Modify the Wficat.inf as shown below
>
> To disable Citrix License Agreement pop up.
> [SampleClassReg]
> HKLM,"Software\Citrix\CitrixCAB",,,"1"
>
> [PostSetupCmdSection]
> ;%24%\%PROGRAMF%\Citrix\icaweb32\wfica32.exe /license
>
> Redirect wficat.inf location.
> By default wficat.inf gets copied into %SystemRoot%\Inf, causing install
> errors for non admin/power users. Replace %17%\wficac.inf with
> %24%\%PROGRAMF%\Citrix\icaweb32\wficat.inf as shown below.
>
> [SampleClassReg]
> HKLM,"Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Citrix ICA Web
> Client","UninstallString",,"RunDll32 ADVPACK.DLL,LaunchINFSection
> %24%\%PROGRAMF%\Citrix\icaweb32\wficat.inf,DefaultUninstall"
>
> [DestinationDirs]
> InstallInfSection=24,%PROGRAMF%\Citrix\icaweb32
>
> Create webica.ini as part of the install.
> Webica.ini is where you specify what type of access the Citrix session
> will have to the local drives. In this scenario, users will have full
> access.
>
> Create webica.ini file with the contents below and then place the file
> in the same folder the cab was extracted to.
> [Access]
> GlobalSecurityAccess=405
>
> The following sections/lines should be added/updated in the wficat.inffile.
>
> [DefaultInstall]
> InstallAccessFileSect oin
>
> [InstallAccessFileSectoin
> ]
>
> webica.ini=webica.ini
>
> [DestinationDirs]
> InstallAccessFileSect oin=10
> Regards
> Gabriel
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