Tag: View

IPM’s new Remote Session Super Switcher utility

IPM’s new Remote Session Super Switcher utility

Here is the issue: Users can easily get lost when running (and trying to navigate among) multiple full-screen VDI desktops, be they Horizon View, Citrix, ... Read More

How to upgrade your Horizon Infrastructure (7.7 Edition)

How to upgrade your Horizon Infrastructure (7.7 Edition)

Sometimes you have to bite the bullet and just upgrade everything!  I recently went through the exercise of looking up all of the various solution ... Read More

Cleaning up Horizon Database Errors

Cleaning up Horizon Database Errors

vSphere vCenter is great.  Horizon is great.  Composer is great.  Sometimes though, they go off script and start getting out of sync.  I’m sure everyone ... Read More

VMware Horizon View Maintenance releases/updates

VMware Horizon View Maintenance releases/updates

By now, most of my clients are running at least version 6.x of Horizon.  Occasionally, I’ll get emails asking if it is time to upgrade ... Read More

VMware View 6.2 XP Support issues.

VMware View 6.2 XP Support issues.

Recently, I was working with a client on an upgrade to their VMware View environment. We were upgrading from View 5.2 to 6.2. A nice ... Read More

Citrix Netscalers and Heartbleed Bug

Citrix Netscalers and Heartbleed Bug

If you haven’t heard about the 2 year old OpenSSL security flaw named Heartbleed, check out the official site for information : Heartbleed.com.  Sadly, it ... Read More

Possible issue with VMware View 5 and vSphere hardware v8

Possible issue with VMware View 5 and vSphere hardware v8

Jeff Miller ran into some interesting issues with his VMware View deployment and kindly shared.  I have been working with EMC support for a few ... Read More

How to add a Shortcut for all users in a VDI environment via Group Policy Preferences

How to add a Shortcut for all users in a VDI environment via Group Policy Preferences

Jeff Miller was using VMware View 5 with Wyse p20’s and needed the ability for users to disconnect from their desktop rather than just locking ... Read More

VMware View : Transfer Status LOCKED.

VMware View : Transfer Status LOCKED.

Installing the new View 4.6 Transfer server (for Local Mode Offline Desktops) and I noticed that the Transfer Server was UNMOVABLE.  Right click the VM ... Read More

EMC World 2011–View on vBlock notes

EMC World 2011–View on vBlock notes

  Joel Ramirez is currently in sunny Las Vegas at EMC World 2011.  Despite the ever increasing temptation of Blackjack tables and Showgirls, he managed ... Read More