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How to Run the Light Student Desktop in your Browser

The light version of the Student Desktop runs in your browser using HTML5 without a download, but does not provide all the features you would get from installing the Citrix Receiver. Once you install the Receiver, you will no longer get the option to run the light version.

    1. On your laptop or computer, go to and log in
  1. Run the light version, depending on the web browser you are using:
    1. Chrome – click Use light version
    2. Other browsers – click Logon
  2. If the Student Desktop does not launch straight away in another window or tab:
    1. Allow pop-ups in your browser using the options at the top of the window (this is slightly different in each browser)
    2. Click OK in the browser window, or return to


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