Menu path: Sessions > Citrix > Citrix Global > HDX Multimedia
HDX multimedia redirection improves the playback of audio and video content during a Citrix session.
Hardware acceleration for multimedia playback is available on specific devices. For further information, see Hardware Video Acceleration on IGEL OS.
See also an overview and best-practice recommendations for the use of webcams under Webcam Redirection and Optimization.
☑ Multimedia data are sent to the device and decoded there. (Default)
☐ Multimedia data are decoded on the server.
HDX RealTime Webcam redirection
☑ Redirection is enabled.
The following webcam parameters can be adjusted (for information on how to determine the capabilities of the webcam, see Using Webcam Information):
- HDX Webcam frame rate. (Default: 5)
- HDX Webcam quality. (Default: 16)
- HDX Webcam width. (Default: 352)
- HDX Webcam height. (Default: 288)
- HDX Webcam delay time. (Default: 2000)
- HDX Webcam delay type. (Default: 1)
☐ Redirection is disabled. (Default)
HDX RealTime Media Engine
☑ The HDX RealTime Media Engine is enabled and significantly improves the performance of Lync / Skype for Business. (Default)
☐ The HDX RealTime Media Engine is not used.
Browser content redirection
☑ The browser content is redirected from the server to the device, e.g. to relieve the load on the server.
☐ Browser content redirection is disabled. (Default)