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Citrix® XenDesktop® 7 Cookbook by Gaspare A. Silvestri

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Configuring USB devices

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

Getting ready

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

How to do it…

In this section, we will explain how to configure the use of the physical ...

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