Solved

Assigning a VM to a Desktop Group

Posted on 2012-04-12
4
853 Views
Last Modified: 2012-04-16
I've created a new VM using Citrix Desktop Studio but it doesn't appear in any Desktop Group. How can I assign/add it to one of my Desktop Groups?
If I right-click the VM in Desktop Studio I only get the options to Change User or Delete the machine.
If I right-click any other existing VMs, I get many more options such as Start, Edit tags, Add tag, Enable maintenance mode, Change user, Remove from Desktop Group and Delete.

I'm using XenServer and VMWare.
0
Comment
Question by:CCRC
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 19

Expert Comment

by:vmwarun - Arun
ID: 37841473
What version of XenDesktop are you using and what is the machine type being used? Are you using provisioning server?
0
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
Dirk Kotte earned 500 total points
ID: 37844601
first you have to add the vm to the machine-pool, then you have to add the vm to the desktop group.
goto desktop group and select "add device"
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCRC
ID: 37850259
XenDesktop 5 with a provisioning server, the VM is a WindowsXP device.
I've created the new VM within a specific machine-pool but can't see where to add the VM to the Desktop Group.
0
 

Author Comment

by:CCRC
ID: 37851497
Thanks dkotte - I've found where to add the vm under assignments/add desktop
0

Featured Post

Gigs: Get Your Project Delivered by an Expert

Select from freelancers specializing in everything from database administration to programming, who have proven themselves as experts in their field. Hire the best, collaborate easily, pay securely and get projects done right.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
NETAPP rename a datastore 2 43
vmsn files 11 48
An error occurred while consolidating disks Error ESXI 6.5 14 47
Install esxi 6 14 26
HOW TO: Upload an ISO image to a VMware datastore for use with VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5) using the vSphere Host Client, and checking its MD5 checksum signature is correct.  It's a good idea to compare checksums, because many installat…
In this step by step tutorial with screenshots, we will show you HOW TO: Enable SSH Remote Access on a VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5). This is important if you need to enable SSH remote access for additional troubleshooting of the ESXi hos…
Teach the user how to install and configure the vCenter Orchestrator virtual appliance Open vSphere Web Client: Deploy vCenter Orchestrator virtual appliance OVA file: Verify vCenter Orchestrator virtual appliance boots successfully: Connect to the …
This Micro Tutorial walks you through using a remote console to access a server and install ESXi 5.1. This example is showing remote access and installation using a Dell server. The hypervisor is the very first component of your virtual infrastructu…

786 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question