Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
User Guide for Windows Instances

Activate NVIDIA GRID Virtual Applications (G3 Instances Only)

To activate the GRID Virtual Applications on G3 instances (NVIDIA GRID Virtual Workstation is enabled by default), you must define the product type for the driver in the registry.

To activate GRID Virtual Applications 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. Open the context (right-click) menu on the right pane and choose New, DWORD.

  4. For Name, enter FeatureType and type Enter.

  5. Open the context (right-click) menu on FeatureType and choose Modify.

  6. For Value data, enter 0 for NVIDIA GRID Virtual Applications and choose OK.

  7. Open the context (right-click) menu on the right pane and choose New, DWORD.

  8. For Name, enter IgnoreSP and type Enter.

  9. Open the context (right-click) menu on IgnoreSP and choose Modify.

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

  11. Close the registry editor.