Please use this page after the Citrix Receiver is installed on your desktop. The UITS department and your local IT administrator support will install the Citrix Receiver on your local desktop on March 14th.
- How do I log on to Hyperion via Citrix?
- How do I OPEN a Hyperion document (.bqy) that is on a NETWORK drive?
- How do I OPEN a Hyperion document (.bqy) from my local desktop folder?
- How do I IMPORT files from a Network drive into my Hyperion document?
- How do I EXPORT files?
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To access Hyperion, you must first log on to Citrix. The Citrix “Receiver” is required and should already be installed on your desktop. If you encounter any errors while logging on to Citrix, please call your local IT support team or the UITS Help Desk at 860-486-4357.
Open up Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or FireFox, and navigate to http:\\citrix.uconn.edu. You will be presented with the Citrix log on screen. Enter your NetID and password and click “Log On”.
Don’t make desktop shortcuts to the citrix.uconn.edu. You can create favorites once you are logged into Hyperion.
The Citrix XenApp screen will open with the “Applications” tab selected and the screen will look something like the picture below. Now, click the Hyperion IE8 icon.
A small window may appear labeled “Opening launch.ica” in the window title bar. Click the radio button for “Open with – Citrix (default)”. Also, click the checkbox for “Do this automatically …” .
Click on OK and Hyperion will start to open up. A status window in the lower right of your screen will open.
Then, the Hyperion log on window will open. 30 seconds may pass before the log on window opens. During this 30 second time period, you may see 2 gray icons appear on your computer desktop taskbar. The gray icons will appear and then disappear once the Hyperion log on window opens. Refer to this following picture to see what the icons appear like.
At this log on window, enter your NetID and PW.
and then Hyperion should open…
IMPORTANT NOTE: Although not required, you are encouraged to transfer all of your desktop or locally saved Hyperion query documents (.BQY files) and data files to your P: drive . The P: drive is backed up and recoverable by the UITS storage group. We want to ensure your work is preserved and the UITS storage group will do that.
Two(2) methods can be used to open a Hyperion document from a network drive. One method uses entering a drive letter in the URL prompt and the other uses the IE8 menu bar File-Open-Browse.
At the top of the Citrix session window, in the URL prompt, type in the drive letter, press the Enter key, and then browse to and select your .BQY file to open. Refer to the example below for opening a document on a network drive via the URL prompt.
Just under the Internet Explorer URL entry, the Menu Bar is visible. The Menu Bar contains tabs “File”, “Edit”, “View”, “Favorites”, “Tools”, and “Help”. First, click on “File”, then click on “Open”, and then click on the “Browse” button. Again, the Internet Explorer browser menu bar is not the Hyperion menu bar. Refer to the pictures below for navigating to the file browse screen and finding a file to open.
To open a Hyperion document from your local My Documents folder, click on the “FILE” menu tab on the browser toolbar above the Hyperion toolbar. Then click on “Open”, then click on “Browse”, expand the folder tree until you find “Computer” and NOT “Libraries”. Under “Computer”, expand “Local Disk (C:”, expand “Users”, expand “yournetid.UCONN”, and then browse and select your document.
Refer to the example screen snapshots below for opening a document in your My Documents folder.
From an open document(.bqy), to import files from your P: drive or any other network drive, go to your open Citrix Hyperion session and open a document. Now, click on File, the Import Data, and then click From File. Browse to your drive of choice and select the file you wish to import.
Refer to the example screen snapshots below for importing data files into a query document (.BQY) on a P: or network drive.
and presented with….
Now, select the file.
Refer to the following examples.
Refer to the following examples.
Last updated Feburary 06, 2014.