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Developer Guide

This documentation is for an older version of Amazon AppStream. For information about the latest version, see the Amazon AppStream 2.0 Developer Guide.

Windows

To stream to the Windows client application

  1. Install the following dependency files:

    1. Download the DirectX Software Development Kit from the Microsoft Download Center and install it.

    2. Download the Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 from the Microsoft Download Center and install it.

  2. Download the client application from https://s3.amazonaws.com/appstream-clients/latest/appstreamclient-windows.zip and install it on your device.

  3. Start the Amazon AppStream Example Client.

  4. Do one of the following:

    • To connect to an entitlement service and stream from Amazon AppStream, type the entitlement service URL or IP address, application ID, and user ID in the appropriate text boxes.

    • To stream from an application running in standalone or test connect mode, click Connect to Standalone Instance. In Standalone instance URL or IP address, type the EC2 instance or test connect URL.

  5. Click Connect.