The local computer on which end users use the Horizon FLEX Client must have a supported host operating system. A Horizon FLEX virtual machine must use a supported guest operating system.

Supported Host Operating Systems

Your end users can run the Horizon FLEX Client and access their Horizon FLEX virtual machine by using a physical computer that has one of the following operating systems.
Table 1. Supported Host Operating Systems
Horizon FLEX Client Supported Operating Systems
Workstation Player for Windows
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8.1 Enterprise
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1 Pro
  • Windows 10
Note: Workstation Player supports only 64-bit operating systems.
Fusion Pro
  • macOS 10.13
  • macOS 10.12
  • Mac OS X 10.11

Supported Guest Operating Systems

A Horizon FLEX virtual machine can contain one of the following guest operating systems.
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Ubuntu 15.10
  • Ubuntu 16.04