To avoid losing changes, save any open documents and other application files before you restart your Virtual Desktop. Your user data, operating system, and system settings are not affected.
To restart your Virtual Desktop please do the following:
Step 1: Open your Amazon WorkSpaces client and connect to your WorkSpace.
Step 2: Choose Amazon WorkSpaces, Restart WorkSpace.
Step 3: When prompted to restart your WorkSpace, choose Restart.
Step 4: After you are disconnected from your WorkSpace, the client application login screen remains open. You can log back into your WorkSpace, or close the screen.