You must specify machine and pool settings when you configure manual desktop pools. Not all settings apply to all types of manual pools.

1 lists the settings that apply to manual desktop pools that are configured with these properties:

  • Dedicated user assignments

  • Floating user assignments

  • Managed machines (vCenter Server virtual machines)

  • Unmanaged machines

These settings also apply to a manual pool that contains a single machine.

For descriptions of each desktop pool setting, see Desktop Pool Settings for All Desktop Pool Types.

Table 1. Settings for Manual Desktop Pools

Setting

Manual Managed Pool, Dedicated Assignment

Manual Managed Pool, Floating Assignment

Manual Unmanaged Pool, Dedicated Assignment

Manual Unmanaged Pool, Floating Assignment

State

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Connection Server restrictions

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Remote machine power policy

Yes

Yes

Automatically logoff after disconnect

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Allow users to reset their machines

Yes

Yes

Allow user to initiate separate sessions from different client devices

Yes

Yes

Default display protocol

Yes

Yes

Yes

To use PCoIP with a machine that is not managed by vCenter Server, you must install Teradici hardware on the machine.

Yes

To use PCoIP with a machine that is not managed by vCenter Server, you must install Teradici hardware on the machine.

Allow users to choose protocol

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

3D Renderer

Yes

Yes

Max number of monitors

Yes

Yes

Max resolution of any one monitor

Yes

Yes

Adobe Flash quality

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Adobe Flash throttling

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Override global Mirage settings

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Mirage Server configuration

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes