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Clients

To use a virtual desktop you need

  • a program for your PC / an app for your smartphone - a so-called software client or.
  • a device that is able to access a virtual desktop - a so-called hardware client.

hardware-clients

Software clients

After installation and configuration of a software client (see below) you get access to all virtual desktops provided for you in Pools after login.

Microsoft Windows

VMware Horizon Client for Desktops:

Once launched, configure the VMware Horizon Client for Desktops as follows:

  • Horizon connection server:
    • For students: vdi.jade-hs.de.
    • For staff: vd.jade-hs.de
  • Username: default login (form: ma1150)
  • Password: <your password>
  • Domain: HS-WOE

Apple macOS

VMware Horizon Client for Desktops:

  • Go to the VMware Horizon Clients web page.
  • In the “VMware Horizon Client for macOS” section, click “GO TO DOWNLOADS.”
  • Click on “DOWNLOAD NOW” and install the VMware Horizon Client.

After launching, configure VMware Horizon Client for desktops as follows:

  • Confirm that you really want to open the app by clicking the “Open” button.
  • Start remote USB and print services: click “Next”.
  • System extension blocked: Open the “Security” system setting
    • Click on the lock (bottom left) to edit.
    • Click the “Allow” button
    • Click on the lock again to protect it
    • Close the window
  • Access to accessibility
    • Click the “OK” button
  • Horizon Connection Server:
    • For students: vdi.jade-hs.com.
    • For staff: vd.jade-hs.de
  • Username: default login (form: ma1150)
  • Password: <your password>
  • Domain: HS-WOE

Linux

VMware Horizon Client for Desktops:

  • Go to the VMware Horizon Clients web page.
  • In the “VMware Horizon Client for 64-bit Linux” section, click “GO TO DOWNLOADS.”
  • Click on “DOWNLOAD NOW”.
  • Install the VMware Horizon Client using the following instructions:
# Preparations: Fedora 33
sudo -i

cd /usr/lib64/
ls -l libgst*
ln -s libgstreamer-1.0.so.0 libgstreamer-0.10.so.0
ln -s libgstapp-1.0.so.0 libgstapp-0.10.so.0
ln -s libgstbase-1.0.so.0 libgstbase-0.10.so.0
# Installation:
sudo -i

chmod +x VMware Horizon Client*.bundle 

# Uninstall old VMware Horizon client, if present.
./VMware-Horizon-Client*.bundle -u vmware-horizon-client

# Install VMware Horizon client
./VMware-Horizon-Client*.bundle

Components:

  • Smart Card: enabled
  • HTML5 Multimedia Redirection: enabled
  • VMware Horizon Virtualzation Pack for Skype for Business: disabled
  • Real-Time Audio-Video: enabled
  • Multimedia Redirection: enabled
  • VMware Integrated Printing: enabled
  • SerialPort Redirection: enabled
  • Scanner Redirection: enabled
  • USB Redirection: enabled
  • Client Drive Redirection: enabled
  • Register and start installed service(s) after the installation: enabled

Scan

  • All components should now be successfully installed

Configure your client as follows:

  • Horizon Connection Server:
    • For students: vdi.jade-hs.de.
    • For staff: vd.jade-hs.de
  • Username: default login (form: ma1150)
  • Password: <your password>
  • Domain: HS-WOE

Apple iOS

From the Apple AppStore, download the “VMware Horizon Client” app to your Apple iPad/iPhone. Configure the app as follows:

  • Horizon Connection Server:
    • For students: vdi.jade-hs.de.
    • For staff: vd.jade-hs.de.
  • Username: default login (form: ma1150)
  • Password: <your password>
  • Domain: HS-WOE

Google Android

From the Google Play Store, download the “VMware Horizon Client” app to your Android mobile device. Configure the app as follows:

  • Horizon connection server:
    • For students: vdi.jade-hs.de.
    • For staff: vd.jade-hs.de.
  • Username: default login (form: ma1150)
  • Password: <your password>
  • Domain: HS-WOE
en/sg/vd/clients.txt · Last modified: 2021/05/03 15:12 by vi1005