vDeskOnline USB Redirection

INTRODUCTION

This guide will explain how to access and use your USB devices on vDeskOnline.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

vDeskonline account.

WHAT YOU MAY NEED & OTHER CONSIDERATIONS

• Please note that only users with USB Redirection permissions will be able to access USB devices. This will have to be authorised before access can be given.

Step One

Your vDeskOnline at the top of your screen you will see a small dropdown menu. This will show you various options for your vDeskOnline, you want to go onto the “Devices” Tab.

Step Two

When you click on the “Devices” tab it will open another dropdown menu, from these please click on “Manage Devices”.

Step Three

This will bring up a new menu where you can change settings on your vDeskOnline. For this, we are only looking at the “Devices” tab. Here you will be able to find the USB device that you have plugged in, please check the box labelled “Redirect”.

Step Four

After checking “Redirect”, please click on “Apply”. The hosted desktop may install the driver required to use the USB device.