The standalone View Persona Management software provides persona management for standalone physical computers and virtual machines that do not have View Agent installed. When users log in, their profiles are downloaded dynamically from a remote profile repository to their standalone systems.

Note:

To configure View Persona Management for View desktops, install View Agent with the View Persona Management setup option. The standalone View Persona Management software is intended for non-View systems only.

1 lists the operating systems supported for the standalone View Persona Management software. For updates to the list of supported Windows 10 operating systems, see the VMware Knowledge Base (KB) article http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2149393.

Table 1. Operating System Support for Standalone View Persona Management

Guest Operating System

Version

Edition

Service Pack

Windows 8 .1

64-bit and 32-bit

Enterprise and Professional

Latest Update

Windows 8

64-bit and 32-bit

Enterprise and Professional

None

Windows 7

64-bit and 32-bit

Enterprise and Professional

SP1

Windows Server 2012 R2

64-bit

Datacenter

None

Windows Server 2008 R2

64-bit

Datacenter

SP1

The standalone View Persona Management software is not supported on Microsoft Remote Desktop Services.