Citrix Cloud Mcs

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Due to performance issues the vCPU,RAM need to be increased. This can be done by power shell


How to increase the VCPU of MCS provisioned machines.
The VCPU and memory for a machine in the machine catalog is displayed in the Studio.
To increase the VCPU follow the following steps
1) On the XenDekstop controller launch the powershell
2) Load the snapins asnp citrix*
3) Run the command Get-ProvScheme “Name of Catalog to Modify VCPU”
In the image the VCPU is set to be 2.
4) Run the command
Set-ProvScheme -ProvisioningSchemeName 'Name of Catalog to Modify CPU' -VMCpuCount 'Number of CPU you want to add'
In the Image the VCPU has been increased to 4 from 2
5) Similarly you can increase the RAM/Memory by running the below command -
Set-ProvScheme -ProvisioningSchemeName 'Name of the catalog' -VMMemoryMB 'Memory in MBs'
6) Run the Update catalog wizard from the Citrix Studio.
7) After the wizard completes the check if the VCPU has been modified or not either on the Citrix studio or using the powershell
For machines hosted in Nutanix Acropolis hypervisor. You must edit the Custom Properties value to change both RAM and CPU counts for the machines.

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Note: This will NOT change the RAM allocated to machines already created, only those created after the change has been made.