Setting up VDI Client on Windows

Description

How to access VDI using your Windows device.

Environment

Windows

Solution 

  1. Download and install Horizon View Client for Windows from VMWare's client download site.

  2. When the installation finishes, you may be asked to restart your machine.

  3. After the installation, launch the Horizon View Client desktop app by double-clicking its desktop shortcut icon or by going to the Windows Start Menu and choosing VMware | Horizon Client.

  4. Select Add Server and enter mydesktop.ohio.edu as the Connection Server name. 

Outcome: You will be able to access VDI from the Horizon client installed on your Windows device.

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Article ID: 78
Created
Mon 3/21/22 1:54 PM
Modified
Wed 5/25/22 2:25 PM