XIA Links Feature

Add File & Registry Requirements to Shortcuts

Add file and registry requirements to shortcuts in our desktop icon manager XIA Links to ensure that specific files or registry values exist on a computer before they are made available to users.

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Screenshot of shortcut requirements in the XIA Links interface

Add File Requirements to a Shortcut

Add file requirements to a shortcut to check if one or more files exist before the shortcut is made available to users.

Use file requirements to:

  • Green tick Ensure one or more files exist on a computer before a shortcut is shown
  • Green tick Ensure the version of each file is between the required values
  • Green tick Ensure one or more files do not exist on a computer before a shortcut is shown
Screenshot of a shortcut file requirement in the XIA Links interface
Screenshot of a shortcut file requirement in the XIA Links interface

For more information on File Requirements, please view the administrator's guide.

Add Registry Requirements to a Shortcut

Add registry requirements to a shortcut to check if one or more registry keys or values exist before the shortcut is made available to users.

Use registry requirements to:

  • Green tick Ensure one or more keys exist on a computer before a shortcut is shown
  • Green tick Ensure one or more values exist
  • Green tick Ensure an integer value is between the required values
  • Green tick Ensure a string value matches the specified regular expression
Screenshot of a shortcut registry requirement in the XIA Links interface
Screenshot of a shortcut registry requirement in the XIA Links interface

For more information on Registry Requirements, please view the administrator's guide.

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