You can prepare for VMware App Volumes installation by evaluating your environment and following the appropriate pre-installation procedures. Procedure Install the App Volumes ManagerThe App Volumes Manager is a Windows server system used as the Web console for administration and configuration of App Volumes and assignment of AppStacks and writable volumes. Configure App Volumes ManagerAfter you install the App Volumes Manager, proceed with the configuration. Install the App Volumes AgentAfter you have installed App Volumes Manager, install the App Volumes agent on the provisioning computer and target desktops. Do not install the agent on the server where the App Volumes Manager is installed.