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

Table 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/restart 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