My Oracle Support Banner

Using the Client Options Menu to Select Client Types in Secure Global Desktop 5.4, and Later (Doc ID 2380456.1)

Last updated on MAY 10, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Global Desktop - Version 5.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The 5.4 release of Oracle Secure Global Desktop (SGD) introduced several significant changes with how users may connect to the product.

Connecting users may now easily select between preferred client modalities using the new "Client Options" feature, presented by SGD in an updated Authentication dialog window.  This document introduces this new functionality, and provides a brief overview of each approach.


This guidance is specific to SGD 5.4.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document
 The Client Options Menu
 Addendum: New Client Mode Query Strings

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.