Amazon AppStream 2.0
Developer Guide

The AppStream 2.0 Client

Your users can start AppStream 2.0 streaming sessions by using a web browser or by using the AppStream 2.0 client application for a supported device. If they use a web browser, they can use an HTML5-capable browser such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Microsoft Edge, and Microsoft Internet Explorer version 11 or later. No browser extensions or plugins are required to use a web browser for AppStream 2.0 sessions.

The AppStream 2.0 client is a native application that is designed for users who require additional functionality during their AppStream 2.0 streaming sessions. This client is suitable for users who:

  • Require support for multiple monitors.

  • Use their USB devices with applications streamed through AppStream 2.0.

  • Use keyboard shortcuts during their streaming sessions.

The following topics provide information to help you and your users install and use the AppStream 2.0 client.