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Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 Cookbook by Gaspare A. Silvestri

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Creating and configuring the machine catalog

All the virtual resources released to the end users are part of a group collection called a catalog; this contains information about the type and number of virtual desktop instances, the configurations, and the assignment, based on the Active Directory objects (users, groups, computers). In this recipe we're going to perform a full creation and configuration of all these elements.

Getting ready

To correctly perform the configuration tasks, you need administrative credentials for the XenDesktop Controller server, and to be able to use the created virtual desktop, you first need to install and configure the required VDA plugin on the client device, as explained in the previous chapter.

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