Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
User Guide for Windows Instances

Activate GRID Workstation Features (G3 Instances Only)

To activate the GRID features on G3 instances, you must define the product type for the driver in the registry and disable the licensing page in the control panel to prevent users from accidentally changing the product type.

To activate GRID features on G3 Windows instances

  1. Run regedit.exe to open the registry editor.

  2. Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\NVIDIA Corporation\Global\GridLicensing.

  3. Right-click on the right pane and choose New, DWORD.

  4. For Name, enter FeatureType and then type Enter.

  5. Right-click on FeatureType and choose Modify.

  6. For Value data, type 2 and then choose OK.

  7. Right-click on the right pane and choose New, DWORD.

  8. For Name, enter NvCplDisableManageLicensePage and then type Enter.

  9. Right-click on NvCplDisableManageLicensePage and choose Modify.

  10. For Value data, type 1 and then choose OK.

  11. Close the registry editor.