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Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 Cookbook by Gaspare A. Silvestri

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Configuring USB devices

When making a decision about the migration from a physical to a virtual desktop infrastructure, the managers and the IT technicians should always consider maintaining a high operational level for their users, such as an elevated user experience, or the ability to use external devices. In this recipe we will discuss how to use and map the USB devices, also with an eye on the security aspects involved in this operation.

Getting ready

You need an administrative access to the Desktop Controller machine in order to configure the required policies. The presence of the Citrix Receiver on the desktop base image template is, of course, a mandatory prerequisite.

How to do it...

In this recipe we will explain how to configure the use ...

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