If a policy that is associated with a cloud desktop does not meet your business requirements, you can change the policy. You can also modify the configurations of the policy. This topic describes how to change the policy that is associated with a cloud desktop.

Background information

A policy is a set of security rules that control access to cloud desktops for regular users. A policy consists of basic policies for features such as watermarking and local disk mapping, and other policies for features such as USB redirection, security group control, and logon method. For more information, see Policy overview.
Note If the policy that is associated with a cloud desktop does not meet your business requirements, you can also modify the configurations of the policy. For more information, see Modify a policy.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the EDS console.
  2. In the top navigation bar, select a region.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Desktops and Groups > Desktops.
  4. On the Cloud Desktops page, find the cloud desktop for which you want to change the associated policy, click More in the Actions column, and then click Change Policy.
  5. In the Change Policy panel, select a policy and click Modify.
  6. In the message that appears, click OK.

Result

After you change the policy that is associated with a cloud desktop, the security group rules in the new policy immediately take effect. Other configurations take effect the next time you connect to the cloud desktop.