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Nov 07 2012

Thinapp Instructions for VMware View Client

14 DEC 2012: UPDATED FOR VMWARE VIEW CLIENT 5.1.2 (BUILD 937772) 13 JUL 2013: SEE HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON VMWARE HORIZON VIEW CLIENT 5.4.0 (BUILD 1219906) Environment Capture & build machine: Windows XP SP3 – 32 bit (fully patched) Install latest VMware Thinapp version (4.7.2 at the time of writing) Make sure the capture & build …

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Oct 26 2012

VMware vSphere 5.1 now supports VMware View 5.1.x

A few weeks ago I wrote an article mentioning that VMware vSphere 5.1. did not support VMware View. Well, this has changed now. VMware released a patch which resolves this incompatbility. See also KB article 2035268. See also the VMware Product Interoperability Matrix

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Sep 12 2012

VMware vSphere 5.1 is not supported with any version of VMware View

  VMware View is currently not supported for vSphere 5.1. So if you are were planning to upgrade, do not do it yet, just wait for an official note from VMware that it is fully supported.   If you already upgraded your VMware View environment to vSphere 5.1, be aware that it is currently not …

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Sep 12 2012

Best practices for installing vCenter Server 5.1

VMware just release a KB article explaining the best practices for installing vCenter Server 5.1. http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2021202

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Aug 24 2012

VMware View 5.x – Reset/Refresh/Rebalance/Recompose

Reset Shuts down the desktop and restarts the session. The shutdown/logoff/disconnect is non-graceful Refresh Restores the OS disk to it’s original state and size Does not effect View Composer persistent disks Rebalance Evenly redistributes linked-clone desktops among available datastores. A rebalance operation also refreshed the linked clones Recompose Simultaneously updates all the linked clone desktops …

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Jun 14 2012

Integrating Thinapp Factory and Horizon

http://portal.sliderocket.com/vmware/TAF-and-Hzn-Integration    

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May 16 2012

What is SAML and OAuth 2.0

VMware’s upcoming On-Premise Horizon Application Manager 1.5 supports SAML and OAuth 2.0 for authentication. SInce I had no idea what SAML and OAuth 2.0 was all about I googled a bit and found some nice videos on the subjects. A VMware paper on Identity, Access Control, and VMware Horizon can be found here SAML SAML …

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May 04 2012

Files installed in the VMware Thinapp folder

After installing the VMware Thinapp Virtualization package on aager software on a clean machine a new folder is created under c:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Thinapp. This folder contains a number of files.   Captures folder – Stores the ThinApp virtualized application project files. Note that the Captures folder is not visible right after the installation of VMware …

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Apr 30 2012

Horizon Application Manager 1.5 On-Premise Beta – How-to video’s

Horizon 1.5 Demo Video   Horizon Service VA Configuration Horizon Service Org Setup Horizon Connector Install Horizon Connector Setup Horizon MS Kerberos Service Account Setup in AD Horizon AD GPO to deploy Internet Explorer Settings        

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Apr 22 2012

VMware View 5.x – Windows 7 Golden Image

Some notes on creating your golden Windows 7 (32-bit) image to be used in VMware View projects   STEP 1: Optimizing the VM within ESXi Hardware version: use the latest available for your vSphere platform vCPUs: 1 vRAM: 1024 MB Disk Size: 40 GB (disk size depends on the umber of locally installed applications) SCSI …

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