Amazon AppStream 2.0
Administration Guide

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System Requirements and AppStream 2.0 Feature Support

The AppStream 2.0 client requires the following:

  • Operating system — Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 (32-bit or 64-bit)

  • RAM — 2 GB minimum

  • Hard drive space — 200 MB minimum

  • Local administrator rights — Used if you want to install the AppStream 2.0 USB driver for USB driver support

  • An AppStream 2.0 image that uses the latest AppStream 2.0 agent or agent versions published on or after November 14, 2018. For information about AppStream 2.0 agent versions, see AppStream 2.0 Agent Version History.

The AppStream 2.0 client supports the following:

  • Multiple monitors — The following AppStream 2.0 instance types support up to 2 monitors and a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 per monitor: General Purpose, Memory Optimized, Compute Optimized, Graphics Design, and Graphics Pro without CUDA 9.2.

  • USB devices qualified by AppStream 2.0 — All categories of the Connexion 3D Mouse are already qualified by AppStream 2.0. By default, all USB devices are disabled. To use other USB devices with AppStream 2.0, you must qualify them. For more information, see Qualify USB Devices for Use with Streaming Applications.

  • Most operating system keyboard shortcuts — Supported keyboard shortcuts include Alt + Tab, Clipboard shortcuts (Ctrl + X, Ctrl + C, Ctrl+ V), Esc, and Alt + F4

  • Relative mouse offset — Use this with applications such as Minecraft