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Administration Guide

Updating an Application

From the application detail page, you can perform the following tasks:

  • View and edit the application versions, and create a new version

  • View and edit the constraints for the application

  • View and edit the tags for the application

  • View and edit the assignments for the application

  • View the support details for the application

Amazon WAM Lite customers will have limited features. Amazon WAM Standard customers will be able to assign users to the applications you uploaded and configure the assignment options such as controlling versions, managing the update settings, or configuring the installation type.

To open the detail page for an application

  1. Open the Amazon WorkSpaces console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/workspaces/ and choose Applications in the navigation pane.

  2. To view the details for one of your own applications, set Source to Your own applications. To view the details for a subscribed application, change Source to AWS Marketplace.

  3. Open the application detail page by choosing the name of the application.

  4. If the application is one of your own applications, you can edit the information about the application, such as the name, vendor, provider, and description. To edit these, choose the pencil icon next to the application name, enter the new information, and choose Save.

Versions

You can view the version information for all of the applications in your catalog, regardless of the source. You can also update the versions for your own applications. To view the versions for an application, in the application detail page, expand the Versions section.

If the application is one of your own applications, you can perform the following tasks:

Amazon WAM Lite subscribers will not be able assign any versions of the uploaded applications non any versions of the applications from the AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps that are not the latest version.

Create a New Version

You can create a new version of an application. Before you can create a new version of the application, you must have uploaded a new version of the application package as explained in Creating a New Application Version.

To create a new version of an application

  1. In the Versions section of the application details page, choose Create new version.

  2. In the Select application package page, enter the following fields and choose Submit. The new application version is created.

    Package details
    Package build

    Select the package build for the new version.

    Version information
    Version title

    Enter a short name for the new version.

    Description

    Enter the description of the new version.

Edit an Existing Version

You can modify the title and description of an existing version.

To edit an existing version of an application

  1. In the Versions section of the application details page, select the version to edit, and choose Edit version.

  2. Modify the version title and description as required and choose Submit. It takes several minutes for the updated version information to be available.

Constraints

You can view and modify the constraints for an application from the application details page.

To view the constraints for an application

  1. In the application detail page, expand the Constraints section. The application constraints are displayed.

  2. Here, you can perform the following tasks:

    • To add a constraint, choose Add constraints.

    • To create a new version of the application, choose Create new version, and perform the procedure in Assigning an Amazon WAM Application to Users and Groups.

    • To edit an existing version of the application, select the version to edit and choose Edit version. You can modify the version title and description.

Tags

Amazon WAM Standard customers can view, add, and remove tags from your applications.

To view the tags for an application

  1. In the application detail page, expand the Tags section. The application tags are displayed.

  2. Here, you can perform the following tasks:

    • To add a tag, enter the tag name and value, and choose Add tag.

    • To remove a tag, select the tag and choose Delete tag.

Users and Groups

You can view and modify the users and groups to which your applications are assigned. Amazon WAM Lite customers will be unable to assign users and groups to your uploaded applications. Amazon WAM Standard customers will be able to assign users and groups to your uploaded applications.

To view the users and groups to which an application is assigned

  1. In the application detail page, expand the Users and Groups section. The users to which the application is assigned are displayed.

  2. Here, you can perform the following tasks:

    • To assign the application to another user or group, choose Add user or group, and perform the procedure in Assigning an Amazon WAM Application to Users and Groups.

    • To update the assignment options for the application, choose Edit assignment options. On the Configure assignment options page, you can update the assignment options.

    • To remove an application assignment, select the users and groups to remove the assignment from, choose Remove user or group, verify that you want to perform the action, and choose Continue. The application is no longer assigned to the selected users and groups.

Support Details

To view the support information for an application, in the application detail page, expand the Support details section. The support information for the application is displayed.