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Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook-Third Edition

By : Gaspare Silvestri
Book Image

Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook-Third Edition

By: Gaspare Silvestri

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook Third Edition
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Modifying an existing machine catalog

Now that we have deployed and configured the machine catalog, we are able to use and work on the Citrix Desktop infrastructure. In some cases, it can be necessary to modify the configurations, for instance, when you need to add a new desktop to the catalog because of a new colleague in the company. In this recipe, we will explain how to modify the machines, their assignments, and the configured catalogs.

Getting ready

All the operations performed in this section are on objects that already exist; so, all you need is to have administrative credentials at two different levels. You have to be the administrator of the involved virtual machine's templates and the administrator of your XenDesktop architecture to be able to modify the Director configurations.

How to do it…

Let's start by updating the existing virtual desktop machines.

Updating virtual desktop machines

  1. Log on to the Windows desktop template, apply all the system and configuration changes you need...